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Sanders brings Democratic unity tour to North Texas

Sanders brings Democratic unity tour to North Texas

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GRAND PRAIRIE — Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders helped rally Texas Democrats...


Video: Livestream: Nancy Pelosi on \

Video: Livestream: Nancy Pelosi on "Overheard with Evan Smith"

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Watch live as Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith interviews House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi on the KLRU-TV...


Art-filled abodes to houses made from shipping containers: Sneak peek of 2017 Weird Homes Tour

Art-filled abodes to houses made from shipping containers: Sneak peek of 2017 Weird Homes Tour

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Kooky, quirky and out of the box. That’s the vibe promoted by the annual Weird Homes Tour. The...


Austin urbanist group slams draft CodeNEXT map for perceived lack of density

Austin urbanist group slams draft CodeNEXT map for perceived lack of density

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AURA, Austin's most prominent pro-urbanism group, is not happy with the first draft of CodeNEXT's proposed...


T-Squared: A small price to pay for truth, transparency and accountability

T-Squared: A small price to pay for truth, transparency and accountability

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In the public media universe, spring membership drive week is a total déjà vu moment. Haven't we pitched t...


Video: Livestream: A conversation on foster care with Reps. Frank and Minjarez

Video: Livestream: A conversation on foster care with Reps. Frank and Minjarez

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We're livestreaming our conversation in Austin on foster care and CPS reform with state Reps. James Frank,...


The Brief: Here\'s what happened at the Texas Capitol while you slept

The Brief: Here's what happened at the Texas Capitol while you slept

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Happy Thursday! Thanks for reading The Brief, The Texas Tribune’s daily newsletter that prepares you f...


House lawmakers hear overnight testimony on alternative \

House lawmakers hear overnight testimony on alternative "bathroom bill"

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Amid concerns about rolling back local protections for vulnerable Texans and dire economic fallout, a...


For troubled foster kids in Houston, sleeping in offices is \

For troubled foster kids in Houston, sleeping in offices is "rock bottom"

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HOUSTON — The walls, painted blue and yellow, are accented with inspirational words: “HOPE....


Texas man convicted in double slaying gets Supreme Court hearing Monday

Texas man convicted in double slaying gets Supreme Court hearing Monday

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The now-nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday morning in the Texas death...


Watch as House committee debates \

Watch as House committee debates "bathroom bill" alternative

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Setting aside the Senate's proposal, the House State Affairs Committee on Wednesday will debate a measure...


House gives preliminary approval to bill overhauling school finance

House gives preliminary approval to bill overhauling school finance

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State Rep. Dan Huberty succeeded at a difficult task Wednesday: getting the Texas House of Representatives...


Texas border effort aims to help landowners with eminent domain issues

Texas border effort aims to help landowners with eminent domain issues

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A group of Texas attorneys launched a campaign Wednesday to help ensure that property owners on the state’s s...


Texas education board tentatively votes to change high school biology standards

Texas education board tentatively votes to change high school biology standards

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The Texas State Board of Education tentatively voted to remove language in high school biology standards...


Watch as the Texas House debates school finance bill

Watch as the Texas House debates school finance bill

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The state's system of financing public education goes under the microscope Wednesday as the Texas House...


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