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Biden to replace inaugural parade with short walk to White House

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Gregory Korte, Bloomberg News President-elect Joe Biden will receive a shortened military escort to the White House instead of the traditional inaugural parade that stretches from...

Abbott bans elective surgeries to preserve bed space for coronavirus patients

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By Sarah R. Champagne, Texas Tribune Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday morning that he will pause any further phases of reopening Texas and that he...

Biden campaign adds more staff in Texas

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By Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune Joe Biden's campaign is expanding its staff in Texas, bringing on 13 more people as the state continues to look...

Texas bars shut amid surge in confirmed virus cases

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Gov. Greg Abbott shut down bars in Texas again on Friday and scaled back...

From abortion access to immigration, battle over Supreme Court seat will affect Texas 

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By Abby Livingston, Texas Tribune WASHINGTON — The jolt of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death — and of the vacancy she left...

Texas city, county leaders want authority to implement local stay-at-home orders

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By Cassandra Pollock and Juan Pablo Garnham, Texas Tribune As Texas grapples with soaring coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, local elected officials in some of the...

Paxton fought $300 hourly rate for attorneys prosecuting him, but OKs it for “rookie”...

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By Emma Platoff, Texas Tribune Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has argued that $300 an hour is too much to pay the two special prosecutors...

If your child received free or reduced-price school lunches you may be eligible for...

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By Stacy Fernández, Texas Tribune Low-income Texas families now have through the month of July to apply for $285 in federal aid per child to...

In Democrats’ bid to flip Texas, maximizing the Latino vote is key

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By Kelsey Carolan, Texas Tribune When Jill Biden toured Texas this month in support of her husband’s presidential bid, her first stop was in El...

University of Texas to pay interim President Jay Hartzell $795,000

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By Valeria Olivares, Texas Tribune The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved an annual salary of $795,000 on Monday for the flagship's interim...