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Legislature addresses broadband internet in rural Texas

By Gene Hall The internet is about more than web surfing or Facebook. It is now vital to commerce, health care and more. For most of...
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Educators have been skeptical of Dan Patrick. Will they support his teacher pay raise...

By Aliyya Swaby, The Texas Tribune Feb. 25, 2019 Earlier this month, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick backed out of a Tea Party event in Tarrant County...
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Analysis: Here’s your property tax cut, maybe. Heads up — it’s expensive.

By Ross Ramsey, The Texas Tribune Willing to give up some sales tax exemptions to pay for a cut in your local property taxes? That proposition,...
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Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $2.8 Billion in January

AUSTIN — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said state sales tax revenue totaled $2.8 billion in January, 6 percent more than in January 2018. “The growth...

Analysis: A State of the State address that’s short on surprises, long on collaboration

By Ross Ramsey, The Texas Tribune Gov. Greg Abbott didn’t make much news in his third State of the State speech, and that’s a small...
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he’s willing to “work” to revive the UT, A&M...

By Shannon Najmabadi, The Texas Tribune In a sweeping address to lawmakers laying out his policy priorities for the legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott offered...
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Courts have called Texas bail practices unconstitutional. Will that push this year’s reform efforts...

By Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune A lot has changed in Texas and the country since state lawmakers failed to pass a bail reform law...

Watch Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s State of the State address

By Bobby Blanchard, The Texas Tribune Gov. Greg Abbott will give his biennial State of the State address at 11 a.m. today (Feb. 5, 2019)...

Education leaders talk with Cypress TEA Party

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Many see “Robin Hood” as a villain. But lawmakers rely on it to pay...

By Aliyya Swaby, The Texas Tribune For some in the debate over how to fund Texas' schools, "Robin Hood" is decidedly a villain. The program, baked...