Abbott Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Edward Louis RejcekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Ennisdailynews.com

    Edward Louis Rejcek, 78, passed away on January 15, 2016, to his eternal rest with the Lord. Edward was one of the twins of 16 children to John and Agnes Kohut Rejcek born on June 11, 1937, in Abbott, Texas.

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  2. 36th Annual Hill County Fair Queen Contest This SaturdayRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2016 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... both from Hillsboro; Candice Hackler and Shelby Allen, both from Blum; Sydney Janek and Natalie Kaska, both from Abbott; Lyric Richardson and Kaci Cargile, both from Hubbard; Chandley Sargent and Amanda Arellano, both from Itasca; Emily Cecil and ...

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  3. Governor proposes slate of amendments to U.S. ConstitutionRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Gov. Greg Abbott on Jan. 8 unveiled his "Texas Plan," a document promoting the passage of nine constitutional amendments "to rein in the federal government and restore the balance of power between the states and the United States," he said.The amendments Abbott is proposing include: Prohibit Congress from regulating activity that occurs wholly ... (more)

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  4. Texas Gov. Abbott calls for Constitutional ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Fox News

    Jan. 8, 2016: Gov. Greg Abbott calls for a convention of states to amend the Constitution during a speech at the Texas Public Policy Foundation in Austin, Texas. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott looked for Republican support on Friday for calling the first constitutional convention since 1787, a new priority for his administration that has blocked state laws over gay marriage, abortion restrictions and voting rights.

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  5. OverturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Brownsville Herald

    Even as he continues trying to block foreign nationals' access to this state, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is looking to open trade access to our old foe, Cuba. The trip follows the easing of U.S. trade and travel bans to the communist island nation.

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  6. Texans can now stroll around public places while flashing their pistols without fear of arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... came into effect in California on New Year's Day , Texas politicians have aimed in the opposite direction. Greg Abbott, Texas's Republican governor, has enthusiastically backed permissive gun laws. In October, underwhelmed by figures showing that a ... 5 comments

  7. Bill Whitaker: Compelling words, thoughts from our readers, neighbors and friends throughout 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... most distinct voices among Waco citizenry over a very eventful 2015: Bill Clifton, "An open letter to Gov.-elect Greg Abbott," Jan. 11: Local business leader Bill Clifton may have a better understanding of the respective and interlocking roles of ...

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  8. Suspect's Threats Result In HPD ArrestRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Hillsboro Reporter

    A felony arrest was made by the Hillsboro Police Department at 9:01 a.m. Monday, December 28. Authorities made contact with 26-year-old Justin James of Hillsboro in the 800 block of Abbott Avenue after receiving reports that he may become a danger to the public. According to reports, the suspect told officers that he was planning to bring physical harm to some residents in Hillsboro.

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  9. Oracle plans to build new campus along Lady Bird LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... millennials." "We're positioning the State of Texas to become a home for innovation and technology," said Gov. Greg Abbott in a statement. "Thanks to our skilled workforce, combined with our low-tax and low-regulation environment, one of the largest ...

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  10. Gov. Abbott, Texas AG weigh in as Orange relocates nativityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A nativity scene at Orange's city hall was moved to Stark Park following a request by the Orange County Atheists to display a "happy holidays" banner alongside the decorations.

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  11. Gov. Abbott, Texas AG weigh in as Orange relocates nativityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Texas' highest elected official on Tuesday entered the fray over the city of Orange's decision to remove a nativity display from its city hall rather than display a "happy holidays" banner, encouraging local officials to "stand up to the demands of a select few who wish to see God thrown out of the public square."

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  12. Toys, Cash Needed As Deadline NearsRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Hillsboro Reporter

    ... Bossier Auto Group at 306 SW I-35, Family Foot Care at 1311 East Franklin, Brazos Valley Equipment Company at 1520 Abbott Avenue and Dollar General at 234 South Waco. You may also have Optimist Club members pick up your donation by calling Dave ...

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  13. Abbott, Cruz push new curbs on Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas teamed up Tuesday to push new curbs on Syrian refugees entering the United States, with Cruz unveiling a new bill that would let states "opt out" of accepting some refugees. Abbott, Cruz push new curbs on Syrian refugees Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas teamed up Tuesday to push new curbs on Syrian refugees entering the United States, with Cruz unveiling a new bill that would let states "opt out" of accepting some refugees.

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  14. Clear Springs Girls BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... I am reminded of the adage "you break it you buy it". The current posturing by Republican politicians Gov. Greg Abbott, Sen. Ted Cruz, Dr. Ben Carson and Donald Trump ignores the fact that the conditions in Syria result in part from bungled foreign ...

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  15. Wes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... ends up in Uncle Ben's," he said. Certificates honoring Adley also were presented from the offices of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Rep. Bill Flores, R-Bryan. Dawn Sykora lauded business owners and individuals for spreading the word about Adley ...

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  16. The Brief: Texas' Big Week Before the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... of minority voting power and affirmative action. On Tuesday, the nation's highest court will take up Evenwel v. Abbott, a challenge to the way the state draws its state Senate districts. As the Tribune's Jordan Rudner reports, the plaintiffs argue ...

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  17. Texas Admits That It Doesn't Have the Power To Turn Away Syrian Refugees, After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Gawker

    ... move which the Obama administration has repeatedly said is not within their authority. Championed by Gov. Greg Abbott, Texas had even ordered non-profit organizations that work with refugees to stop helping those from Syria. Texas, true to form, has ...

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  18. Texas Admits That It Doesn't Have the Power To Turn Away Syrian Refugees, After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Gawker

    ... move which the Obama administration has repeatedly said is not within their authority. Championed by Gov. Greg Abbott, Texas had even ordered non-profit organizations that work with refugees to stop helping those from Syria. Texas, true to form, has ...

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  19. LETTERS: Our readers discuss safety for Syrian refugees, gun control, ...Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... about our president. I know my letter will not change Mr. Bays' mind or the minds of others who agree with Gov. Greg Abbott in refusing refuge for these families in Texas. I can only ask them: What if these were their families, their children? I ...

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  20. Refugee support group prepares for Syrian family arrival in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Refugee support group prepares for Syrian family arrival in Dallas DALLAS, TX - Dallas appears to be the epicenter for the debate over relocating Syrian refugees in the United States. Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1Qj5v7m The International Rescue Committee confirmed a family of six from Syria is headed to Texas on Friday - even as Gov. Greg Abbott filed suit to stop it from happening, citing concerns over the security screening of refugees.

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