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Border issues still loom in Texas voters’ views, UT/TT Poll finds

Border issues still loom in Texas voters’ views, UT/TT Poll finds

Immigration and border security continue as the most important problems facing the state, according to the latest...
Support for background checks on all gun sales is high, UT/TT Poll finds

Support for background checks on all gun sales is high, UT/TT Poll finds

A large majority of Texans favor mental health and criminal background checks on all gun sales, according...
Impeachment soured Texas voters on president and Congress, UT/TT Poll says

Impeachment soured Texas voters on president and Congress, UT/TT Poll says

Texas voters didn’t like the way the impeachment process was handled, and they pass the blame around,...
Texas Congress members react to State of the Union and Escobar gives rebuttal

Texas Congress members react to State of the Union and Escobar gives rebuttal

WASHINGTON — In what was his final State of the Union before he again faces voters in...
President Donald Trump's Austin farm bureau speech highlights trade deal

President Donald Trump’s Austin farm bureau speech highlights trade deal

President Donald Trump touted the recent passage of a new North American trade deal as he spoke to thousands of farmers and ranchers...
San Antonio rent is rising, but wages aren't

San Antonio rent is rising, but wages aren’t

In the 40-minute bus ride across San Antonio that Barbie Hammond takes to work, there’s one topic of conversation that keeps coming up:...
Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

Texas oil and gas industry could see a major slowdown in 2020

The oil and natural gas industry paid a record-setting $16.3 billion in taxes and royalties to local governments and the state in 2019,...
Dallas historically black neighborhood Tenth Street history preservation

Dallas historically black neighborhood Tenth Street history preservation

From Swiss Avenue to the West End, Dallas has many dutifully preserved historic districts. That status is meant to protect the look and...
U.S. House passes replacement for North American Free Trade Agreement

U.S. House passes replacement for North American Free Trade Agreement

WASHINGTON - The U.S. House passed a major trade deal on Thursday that will reset the economic relationships within North American. The United States-Mexico-Canada...
Texas food stamps access could fall under new Trump policy

Texas food stamps access could fall under new Trump policy

Vanessa Wilson’s white Chevy SUV has sat untouched on the patch of land outside her family’s trailer in Austin for months. It’ll be...

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