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Houston City Council 5-3-15

Dr. Laura Murillo of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce talks with Houston City Council Member Mike Laster from District J.

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Despite Texas' statewide ban on gay marriage, county officials in Austin married a same-sex couple on Thursday under a one-time court order issued for medical reasons. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

City Council Approves Gay Rights Ordinance

City officials have approved a measure that expands anti-discrimination protections for Houston’s gay and transgender residents.


A gay rights protester waves the rainbow flag during a rally. (Photo by ANDREW COWIE/AFP/Getty Images)

Houston Council Delays Vote On Equal-Rights Law

The Houston City Council has delayed a vote on a proposed ordinance to extend a city ban on discrimination to protect gay, lesbian and transgender citizens.


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City Council Approves Parking Meters Along Washington Avenue

On Wednesday, members of the Houston City Council voted to approve the installation of parking meters along the Washington Avenue corridor.