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Texas Task Force Offers Plans To Stop Ebola Spread

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry’s infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.

The 17-member group holds its first public hearing in Austin on Thursday, barely two weeks after its formation. 184 more words


Perry's 1st Court Appearance Delayed Until Nov. 7

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry’s first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7. 128 more words


Texas To Create 2 Units To Treat Ebola Patients

DALLAS (AP) — Texas will create containment facilities in North Texas and Galveston to treat any future Ebola patients.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday that facilities in Galveston and the Dallas suburb of Richardson will take in any future patients diagnosed with the disease that has killed one person at a Dallas hospital and infected two nurses who treated him. 90 more words


Gov. Perry Announces North Texas Ebola Treatment Facility

DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Dallas today to announce a new plan to bring together key medical resources in the battle against the deadly ebola virus. 381 more words


Now that Ebola is through the door what do Texans really have to fear?

A cartoon that appeared this week in the Sacramento Bee says it all. There is in fact a health epidemic an in America and it was not imported from Liberia. 353 more words


Texas Gov. Perry Ordered To Be In Court Halloween

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry will make his first court appearance on Halloween as his defense team tries to quash the two felony counts of abuse of power against him on both constitutional and technical grounds. 258 more words

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Voter ID Law Struck Down in TX, WI

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Sorry Rick…

The Supreme Court blocked Wisconsin from implementing its new voter-ID law on Thursday, the same night that a federal judge in Texas struck down that state’s law requiring voters to produce government-issued identification before voting. 144 more words

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