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New Senate bill proposes to legalize marijuana nationwide, erase possession charges

A new Senate bill proposes to legalize marijuana nationwide and erase possession charges. The Marijuana Justice Act of 2019 proposes to remove marijuana from the...

National: Beto O’Rourke announces his intent to run for president in 2020

Beto O'Rourke has officially announced he will run for president in 2020. "This is a defining moment of truth for this country and for every...

Poll: Should Texas decriminalize marijuana this year?

Viewing on our app? Click here. Sydney Sigler says her probation officer shows up at her house randomly to confirm she lives where she claims....

Bill proposes to make Selena Quintanilla Pérez Day a state holiday

A bill filed earlier this week calls to designate April 16 as "Selena Quintanilla Pérez Day."Authored by Rep. Ana-Maria Ramos, House Bill 2492 proposes...

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...

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