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Legislator Sentenced to 15 Days In Jail After Drunk Driving Accident

A West Texas legislator has been sentenced to 15 days in jail over a 2013 drunken driving accident in Austin.

05/02/2014

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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