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After raising $25M, San Francisco startup wants to significantly grow in Austin

After raising $25M, San Francisco startup wants to significantly grow in Austin

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Juniper Square, which makes software that manages investor relationships for real estate funds, is scheduled...


Photos from the new Texas Legislature\'s first day

Photos from the new Texas Legislature's first day

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Check out our photographers' shots of the visitors, the speeches and the election of the new speaker...


Republican Congressman Mac Thornberry pushes back against idea of military building border wall

Republican Congressman Mac Thornberry pushes back against idea of military building border wall

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Thornberry, the former chair of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, said "it is not a responsibility...


Texas House names Dennis Bonnen new speaker on celebratory opening day

Texas House names Dennis Bonnen new speaker on celebratory opening day

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Bonnen’s unanimous election marks a new era of Texas House leadership for the first time in a...


Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick misses first day of legislative session to attend White House border security meeting

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick misses first day of legislative session to attend White House border security meeting

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His office said he'll be back in Texas on Wednesday.


Rolling in fresh $2B from SoftBank, WeWork buys chunk of downtown Austin

Rolling in fresh $2B from SoftBank, WeWork buys chunk of downtown Austin

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WeWork has purchased Waller Park Place from McCourt Global, according to Travis County records. The transaction...


Retirement and low pay caused Texas agencies to lose nearly 29,000 employees last year

Retirement and low pay caused Texas agencies to lose nearly 29,000 employees last year

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Advocates for state workers are calling for increased pay after a State Auditor’s Office report...


Former Texas HHSC executive commissioner named acting director for Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services

Former Texas HHSC executive commissioner named acting director for Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services

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Chris Traylor's new position comes after joining the federal government in July as deputy administrator...


Harris County\'s first Latina county judge takes the helm

Harris County's first Latina county judge takes the helm

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Democrat Lina Hidalgo — a 27-year-old Colombian immigrant with a rich life story — will...


Behind the deal: Big Red Dog to grow, lose name in acquisition

Behind the deal: Big Red Dog to grow, lose name in acquisition

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Being acquired by WGI, which has 600 employees and annual revenue of about $100 million, will allow...


Austin fintech startup sues Apple, alleges patent infringement

Austin fintech startup sues Apple, alleges patent infringement

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An Austin-based financial technology startup has sued Apple Inc. over a patent tied to digital payments....


Austin developer adding apartments in San Antonio

Austin developer adding apartments in San Antonio

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The company has begun surveying on the project, which is on nearly 25 acres at the corner of Alamo Parkway...


Watch Texas House and Senate livestreams

Watch Texas House and Senate livestreams

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During the 86th legislative session The Texas Tribune is streaming the Texas House and Senate chambers...


With strategic timing and some extra money, UT-Austin hopes it can encourage more low-income students to enroll

With strategic timing and some extra money, UT-Austin hopes it can encourage more low-income students to enroll

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In the last six years, the number of needy students at UT-Austin — as measured by those who receive...


Everything you need to know about the first day of the Texas Legislature

Everything you need to know about the first day of the Texas Legislature

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The 140-day sprint to the finish line will finally begin today, when state lawmakers convene in Austin...


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