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Texas agencies address Hunt County successes and the future of the state

Cole Hubbard with Travel Texas spoke on tourism. Hubbard is the research coordinator for the publication. Hubbard offered the group opportunities on how they can get involved...

Proposal for $5K teacher pay raise won’t help librarians, counselors, bus drivers

A proposal to give each Texan school teacher a $5,000 pay raise won't help librarians, bus drivers or counselors if Senate Bill 3 passes. SB3...

Lawmakers want to end toll roads once the road is paid off

Lawmakers are working on a bill that will end toll roads once the roads are paid off. House Bill 436 was filed by Matt Shaheen, who serves...

Proposal filed to require students to pass civics test before graduating

Texas State Rep. Trent Ashby, R-Lufkin, has filed a proposal which could mandate all Texas high school students to pass a civics test before...

Abbott says he’s willing to work to revive the UT, TAMU football game

In a sweeping address to lawmakers laying out his policy priorities for the legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott offered an unexpected "bold" idea on which there...

AG Paxton seeks summary judgement to protect Texans from Obamacare requirement

Leading a multistate coalition, Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a summary judgment motion asking a U.S. District Court to strike down an unlawful...

Proposed bill would allow liquor sales on Sundays in Texas

A proposed bill would allow liquor sales in Texas on Sundays.House Bill 1100, introduced by Rep. Richard Raymond (D-Laredo), would allow liquor stores to...

Texas lawmakers want to fix wait times at driver’s license offices

The Senate Finance Committee came down hard Monday on the Texas Department of Public Safety’s inefficient driver's license offices.“I would personally just say, Steve,...

Nearly 100K non-citizens registered to vote in Texas: Paxton

Attorney General Ken Paxton today issued the following statement after the Secretary of State’s office discovered that about 95,000 individuals identified by the Department...

AG Paxton commends decision regarding exclusion of Planned Parenthood from Medicaid

Attorney General Ken Paxton today commended the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit after it reversed the district court’s decision preventing Texas from...

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