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Prairie View A&M Students File Early Voting Lawsuit

HOUSTON (AP) — A group of students from a historically black university have filed a lawsuit alleging a southeast Texas county is suppressing the voting rights of its black residents. 484 more words


Racist Voter Suppression in Texas?

Waller County is home to a history of racially tinged voter suppression efforts in Texas. Prairie View A&M University is a historically black college located about 50 miles northwest of Houston. 414 more words

Court Backs Texas Activist Who Challenged County Gun Ban

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas appeals court has ruled in favor of a gun-rights activist who complained county officials were unlawfully barring firearms from being brought into a public building. 118 more words


High Speed Rail - Update

This post serves as an update on the High Speed Rail Project.

The Dallas to Houston High-Speed Rail (HSR) System could allow for a 90-minute trip between the two cities, due to a travel speed of up to 205 mph. 186 more words