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Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tweets Fake Winston Churchill Quote On 'Anti-Fascists'
No, Churchill didn't say "fascists of the future will call themselves anti-fascists."
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Texas Governor's School Safety Plan Proposes Modest Changes To Gun Laws
But most of the 43-page blueprint is focused on measures to ramp up school security and improve risk assessment and mental health services.
Texas Gov.'s Campaign Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting
Gov. Greg Abbott was dragged on social media over the seemingly tone-deaf contest.
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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Touts Need To Arm Teachers
"Our teachers are part of that well-run militia" mentioned in the Second Amendment, he said.
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Now The Texas Governor Wants Blake Farenthold To Repay Your $84,000
But Greg Abbott wants the disgraced former congressman's money to go to Texas, not the U.S. Treasury.
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Orders Investigation Into Karolyi Ranch Allegations
Dozens of women have accused former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar of sexual assault, many while at the Texas training center.
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Growth Of Private Tree Regulation Spurs Fear Of Backlash
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Will the recent tangle over the regulation of trees on private land in Texas spread to other cities and states? By Mindy
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God, We Are Sorry
The Rev. Sally Bingham
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Dear God, We confess that we have sinned against you. Have mercy upon us and forgive us because we do earnestly repent and
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Trump Congratulates Texas Governor On Harvey Recovery So Far
The president said he saw "a lot of happiness" in a Houston shelter.
Georgia Cop's Horrifying Comment About Black People Highlights Racism In Policing
A police officer in Georgia is on administrative leave after a local television station aired dashcam video of his alarming message: "we only kill black people."
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Texas Immigration Crackdown Blocked
As Texas struggles in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, a federal court has blocked the state’s attempt to outlaw so-called sanctuary cities by Republican lawmakers. But the decision is only temporary, and signals more legal wrangling to come.
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Texas Officials Spar Over Hurricane Evacuation Order That Never Happened
Authorities in Texas could not agree on whether an evacuation would claim or save lives.
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Dozens Of Texas Businesses Tell Governor To Ditch 'Bathroom Bill'
Discriminating against the transgender community is simply bad for business, they say.
Photo Of Trans Boy In Texas Shows Exactly Who Is Affected By 'Bathroom Bills'
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"Max deserves a summer break, free from bullies like Governor Abbott."
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Jenny Boylan Reveals Her Gay Agenda
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. — My wife and I spent the morning riding our bicycles to the beach. It was a beautiful day. Seals dived
Texas To Consider Bathroom Restrictions For Trans People This Summer
Gov. Greg Abbott called for a special legislative session with a socially conservative agenda.
Republican lawmaker threatens Democrat with bullet
After reporting pro-immigration demonstrators to Immigration Customs and Enforcement, Texas Republican Matt Rinaldi threatened to “put a bullet” in a Democrat colleague who protested his actions.
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Journalism 101 Students Apparently Need To Learn Self-Defense In Addition To Writing And Reporting
Caryn Ward is an assistant professor at Northwestern Universit...
We are seeing unprecedented attacks on the press in this country.
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