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Their presidential plans may be uncertain but one thing is clear: Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton keep bumping into each other. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton Continue To Cross Paths Amid 2016 Speculation

Their presidential plans may be uncertain but one thing is clear: Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton keep bumping into each other.

03/24/2014

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Wendy Davis Says She Supports Medical Marijuana

Democratic candidate for Texas governor Wendy Davis said Tuesday that she supports the use of medical marijuana and would consider decriminalizing possession of small amounts of the substance.

02/11/2014

The latest scion of one of America's most powerful political dynasties is trying to convince voters he's something other than what his famous surname suggests.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

George P. Campaigns Toward Tea Party, Away From Mainstream Bush Name

The latest scion of one of America’s most powerful political dynasties is trying to convince voters he’s something other than what his famous surname suggests.

12/15/2013

George Prescott Bush filed the official paperwork Tuesday to run for Texas land commissioner next year, hoping to use a little-known but powerful post to continue his family's political dynasty in one of the country's most-conservative states. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

George P. Bush Formally Files To Run For Land Commissioner

Texas is getting another Bush on the ballot.

11/19/2013

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AG Candidate Smitherman: Aborted Would Vote GOP

Texas attorney general hopeful Barry Smitherman turned some heads when he suggested this summer that many aborted fetuses might have voted Republican had they been born.

11/09/2013

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Abbott Says He’ll Fight To Keep Texas Budget Small

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott borrowed heavily from Republican budgeting wish lists Monday while unveiling his first economic policy plan in his run for governor.

10/28/2013

AP Interview: Abbott Unsure Of Perry’s Job Funds

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Greg Abbott signaled his unease Monday with one of Gov. Rick Perry’s signature legacies — awarding businesses millions of taxpayer dollars in the name of job creation.

07/15/2013

Perry Delays Announcement On Re-Election

Gov. Rick Perry says he is delaying an announcement on whether he will run for re-election until after the new special session ends.

06/27/2013

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Perry: ‘Biggest Pipedream I Have Ever Heard’ As Former Obama Aides Launch Plan To Make Texas Blue-State

Former aides to President Barack Obama are kicking off a plan to turn reliably red-state Texas blue.

02/26/2013

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Texas Proposal Would Make Local Police Enforcement Of Federal Gun Laws A Crime

Under a measure advancing in the Texas Capitol, local police officers could be convicted of a crime for enforcing any new federal gun control laws.

02/19/2013

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