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Mayors: Give Us Time To Consider Housing Migrants

A group of Southeast Texas mayors say they support a proposed bill that would give local communities time to assess any federal request to house unaccompanied children who have illegally crossed into the U.S.

07/18/2014

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Texas Senate Debating Abortion Restrictions Bill

Republicans in the Texas Senate have abandoned attempts to ban abortion after the 20th week of pregnancy, but are pressing forward with new restrictions on the procedure.

06/19/2013

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Bill Makes Using Drones To Photograph People On Private Property A Crime

Texans who use drones to photograph people on private property could be charged with a crime under a bill on its way to the governor’s office.

05/27/2013

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Texas Snubs The Apple, Names Pecan Official State Pie

Houston (CBS Houston) – On Wednesday House lawmakers passed a ceremonial resolution formally naming the pecan pie as Texas’ official state.  First-year Representative Marsha Farney, a Republican from Georgetown, decided her first bill would be […]

04/04/2013

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Save Your Money Mondays: Cutting Cable TV Costs

Every now and then, it’s good to watch a little television. Cable companies offer a wide range of plans that can fit any budget. There are, however, ways you can further reduce your that cable bill. Take a look at some ways to cut costs on cable!

02/04/2013

Calvin Murphy Returns To Rockets Broadcasts

Calvin Murphy talks about what the new look Rockets TV broadcast will look like.

09/26/2012

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Gov. Rick Perry Will Keep Pushing For Immigration Bill

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he’ll keep pushing state lawmakers to pass a bill allowing police to ask anyone they stop about their immigration status.

06/25/2012

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Lawmakers Crack Down On ‘Sexting’ By Making It A Misdemeanor

Texas lawmakers hope to crack down on teens sending sexually explicit text messages by making the penalties less severe. Currently, the crime is often not prosecuted due to the face that penalties can be too severe.

02/08/2011

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