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Tuesday Jul 8 | Business Journal

UT's Cigarroa: 'Breakdown of communication,' fractured relationship led to ultimatum for Powers

It appears to be a matter of "when" not "if" in regard to University of Texas President Bill Powers ' much reported departure from the school .

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Electronics, Weird

Tuesday Jul 8 | Albany Times Union

2014 Nissan Rogue SV Awd

Now offers three-row seating. MSRP: $ 22,790 - $25,840 - As Tested: $29,485. Read full review .

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

US News & World Report

How Ted Cruz Could Turn Texas Blue

Some of Texas' moderate Republicans say the state's far-right turn since Sen. Ted Cruz's political ascendancy could have unintended consequences.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Clifton Record Online

Detention facilities swell with young border crossers

Streams of unaccompanied Central American children continued to make their way north, crossing the United States border into Texas where federal custody awaits.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Times Record News

Texas OKs limits on use

Photos by Christopher Walker/Times Record News Fireworks stand employee, T.J Meissnier displays one of several popular large sky display fireworks.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Electronics, Rick Perry, US Governors

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Ken Herman: A rough night for democracy

Sometimes, time affords a fresh perspective not available at the time of an event.

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Related Topix: Texas, Electronics

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

What does $1.3 million per week buy Texas taxpayers in border security?

No one disputes something needs to be done about the growing crisis of undocumented immigrants coming into Texas, but it's uncertain exactly what the Department of Public Safety's so-called "surge funds" are buying Texas taxpayers.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US News, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

GOP stands as Reagan heir, but upstarts still formidable

As most were writing off the tea-party candidates as also-rans, recent results in Virginia, Mississippi, Texas and Nebraska show they're not gone by a long shot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Nebraska, Electronics, Senator Marco Rubio, Opinion

MySanAntonio.com

One last adventure, for Texas

Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst should take the lead in launching a cooperative effort with Mexico and the U.S. government to address immigration woes on the border.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, Texas Government, US News, Texas, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Rick Perry, US Governors, Immigration Reform, Electronics, Opinion

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Will Border Crisis Spur a Special Session?

Spurred by an online petition voicing concerns about a recent rise in undocumented immigrants, on June 18 Gov. Rick Perry , Lt.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Sunherald.com

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers

The recent surge in unauthorized border crossings - many of them by unaccompanied children - sparked calls for a new surge of law enforcers to the Mexican border.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, Immigration Reform, Prison, Opinion

Dallas Morning News

Rep. Michael McCaul demands federal government step up in child immigration crisis

Austin Rep. Michael McCaul called for the National Guard to help with the "escalating refugee crisis" at the border, during a House hearing Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Michael McCaul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, Representative Beto O'Rourke, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee

Mon Jun 23, 2014

MyHighPlains.com

Davis Calls for Special Session on Border Surge

In doing so, she joins hardline Republicans who demanded last week that the state's leadership call lawmakers back to Austin.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, Illegal Immigration

News Max

Expecting 'Excess Funds,' Texas Looking to Cut Taxes

Republican lawmakers in Texas are pushing for tax cuts as the Lone Star State is expected to have a cash surplus by the end of the year, the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Related Topix: Texas, Tax, Electronics

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Burnt Orange Report

Sen. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa Lauds DPS Funding to Address Influx of Immigrants in Rio Grande Valley

The Rio Grande Valley has always been home to many immigrants, but in recent weeks the region has seen a massive influx of immigrants, primarily from Central America.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, US Politics, Henry Cuellar, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Liberal Political News

Fri Jun 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Greg Abbott supports more DPS border protection

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott said yesterday he supported the decision by Texas leaders to authorize the Texas Department of Public Safety to spend an additional $1.3 million each week to protect the Texas border, according to a press release from the Office of the Texas Attorney General .

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Wichita Falls, TX, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Roll Call

Rick Perry Jabs Ted Cruz's Impact in Texas

Texas Gov. Rick Perry needled GOP Sen. Ted Cruz, saying he was skeptical a "junior senator" could have made a big difference in state politics.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

Free Republic

Texas leaders OK millions for new border surge

Texas' top three lawmakers agreed Wednesday to spend tens of millions dollars to fund a surge operation along the border to deal with the influx of Central American children pouring into Texas.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, Mexico, MO

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Texas' GOP leaders announce 'surge' of funds to fight illegal immigration

The state's Republican leadership has authorized the Texas Department of Public Safety to spend about $1.3 million per week to fund operations to fight what they describe as a surge of illegal immigration along the Texas-Mexico border, the GOP leaders announced Wednesday evening.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Texas Government, Texas, US News, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics

KTRE-TV Lufkin

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AUSTIN Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Speaker Joe Straus today directed the Texas Dept.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Electronics, Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration

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