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State of Texas: A doctor's view on health care

AUSTIN (KXAN) – As the health care debate heats up again in Washington, one of the most powerful Democrats came to Austin and signaled willingness to make a deal. 438 more words

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Proposed law would tackle 'Texa-fornia' wine marketed as from Texas

AUSTIN (NEXSTAR) — On Monday, Texas lawmakers will take up a bill that would require a wine marketed as “Texas wine” to be made with 100 percent Texas grapes, rather than 75 percent under current law. 434 more words

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Mexican-American lawmakers calling on legislature to redraw district maps

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A federal court says Texas lawmakers once again drew districts to favor white people at the expense of minorities, making them illegal under the Voting Rights Act. 458 more words

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No need for bathroom bills; women's restrooms have private stalls

I find myself evermore confused about Texas transgender bathroom bills especially in light of a new measure Texas House lawmakers unveiled this week.

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No need for bathroom bills; women's restrooms have private stalls

I find myself evermore confused about Texas transgender bathroom bills especially in light of a new measure Texas House lawmakers unveiled this week.

American-Statesman writer… 872 more words

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Bills expected to raise tenant late fees advance in Texas House and Senate

As the Texas Legislature swings into high gear, we’ll be covering committee hearings and votes on key bills related to housing. Follow updates and our full bill tracker… 396 more words

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Texas House Passes Bill To Raise Legal Age To Be Tried As Adult To 18

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A bill to raise the legal age to be tried as an adult to 18 has passes in the Texas House. 141 more words

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