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  1. Already projecting ahead to November turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | Off the Kuff

    ... D 587,044 317,241 54.0% I'm using the Lt. Governor race here because of the significant number of crossover votes Bill White - who you may recall won Harris County - received in the Governor's race. He did so much better than all the other Dems on ...

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  2. Analysis: Whose side are you on, anyway?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Texas Tribune

    ... governor. "I never contributed money or worked on any campaign." He said he compared former Houston Mayor Bill White , a Democrat, to Perry in the 2010 race for governor and "decided I must be a Democrat." He joined the Kingwood Democrats in 2011 ...

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  3. Astros' Ford breaking barriers in radio boothRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Houston Astros

    ... became only the second African-American broadcaster to call play-by-play during a World Series-clinching game (Bill White was the first in 1978). While Ford was pleased to be calling the game, he would like to see more diversity in the broadcast ...

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    Wednesday Jan 24 | GlobeNewswire

    Southern National Bancorp of Virginia Inc. Reports Record Earnings of $1.7 Million for 2007, Compared to $1.0 Million for 2006 Oilfield Helping Hands to Support Homes for Our Troops in Fundraiser, and Proclamation of 'Homes for Our Troops Day' by Houston, Texas Mayor Bill White and City Council

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  5. This day in baseball history: Cardinals give up on Alex JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Power Line

    On January 11, 1968, the world champion St. Louis Cardinals traded Alex Johnson to Cincinnati for Dick Simpson. The Cardinals had high hopes for Johnson when they obtained him, in effect, for aging stars Dick Groat and Bill White two years earlier.

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  6. Pension bond sales proceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    ... obligated to put the bond sale to a vote because that was a provision in the Senate bill that required it . Mayor Bill White sold pension obligation bonds for five years without anyone demanding a vote. The reason we voted is because Paul ...

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    Dec 22, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Southern National Bancorp of Virginia Inc. Reports Record Earnings of $1.7 Million for 2007, Compared to $1.0 Million for 2006 Oilfield Helping Hands to Support Homes for Our Troops in Fundraiser, and Proclamation of 'Homes for Our Troops Day' by Houston, Texas Mayor Bill White and City Council

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  8. Playgrounds for Elitesby Joel Kotkin & Wendell Cox The revival of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | National Review Online

    ... were followed by less groundbreaking but highly effective leaders like New York's Michael Bloomberg or Houston's Bill White. The resulting golden era of urban governance helped foster safer streets and more buoyant economies, attracting immigrants ...

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  9. Menil's 'Luminous' Gala raises $2.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Johnston and Mark Lee; Janie C. Lee and David Warren; Allison Leland; Almine and Bernard Ruiz-Picasso; Andrea and Bill White and Doug Lawing and Guy Hagsette.

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  10. Continue reading Ross Ramsey: Watch the Texas political undercard in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... when your party's top candidate is only getting 38.9 percent of the vote (Wendy Davis in 2014) or 42.3 percent (Bill White in 2010). But there is also a chance that the political atmosphere is good for your party -- a hope every minority party ...

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  11. Analysis: In 2018, watch the political undercardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... when your party's top candidate is only getting 38.9 percent of the vote ( Wendy Davis in 2014) or 42.3 percent ( Bill White in 2010). But there is also a chance that the political atmosphere is good for your party - a hope every minority party ...

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  12. In 2018, watch the political undercardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... your party's top candidate is only getting 38.9 percent of the vote ( Wendy Davis in 2014 ) or 42.3 percent ( Bill White in 2010 ). But there is also a chance that the political atmosphere is good for your party - a hope every minority party carries ...

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  13. Analysis: In 2018, watch the political undercardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... when your party's top candidate is only getting 38.9 percent of the vote ( Wendy Davis in 2014) or 42.3 percent ( Bill White in 2010). But there is also a chance that the political atmosphere is good for your party - a hope every minority party ...

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  14. Texas Democratic megadonor dies at 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The Hill

    A major Texas Democratic megadonor who supported candidates such as former state Sen. Wendy Davis and former Houston Mayor Bill White has died at the age of 46, according to a statement from his wife. The Texas Tribune reported Thursday that Steve Mostyn, a top Houston trial lawyer who has donated millions to Democratic candidates in Texas and elsewhere around the U.S., died after "a sudden onset and battle with a mental health issue."

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  15. Unified Ireland on the cards 'if Brexit goes badly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The First Post

    ... critics of Brexit claim a frictionless border is incompatible with the promise to leave the EU customs union. Bill White, managing director of LucidTalk, which conducted the poll, told the Belfast Telegraph : "A sizeable chunk of that group are ...

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  16. Architect Charles Renfro shakes up annual Houston Parks BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Former Houston mayor Bill White during the Houston Parks Board Annual Luncheon on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in downtown Houston. Former Houston mayor Bill White during the Houston Parks Board Annual Luncheon on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in downtown Houston.

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  17. More informationRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2017 | Austin Monthly

    The Center for Public Policy Priorities is proud to honor former Houston Mayor Bill White as our 2017 Texas Legacy . White joins a distinguished line of men and women who have committed their lives and careers to improving Texas through public policy and public service.

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  18. Great excerpts from Hurricane Harvey coverageRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | Houston Strategies

    ... most countries. After Hurricane Katrina, Houston took in a quarter of a million evacuees, and, aided by Mayor Bill White's multimillion-dollar resettlement program, as many as forty thousand people stayed... in Houston, Harvey is already showing how ...

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  19. Former Houston mayor on what he's learned from past hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | CBS News

    People in Houston are looking to another leader, former Mayor Bill White, for what he learned from the three major hurricanes that impacted Houston while he was in office. He welcomed Hurricane Katrina evacuees and made critical decisions on how to handle Hurricanes Rita and Ike.

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  20. Former Houston mayor on Harvey: "Worse than the worst case"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | CBS News

    People in Houston are looking to another leader, former Mayor Bill White, for what he learned from the three major hurricanes that impacted Houston while he was in office, from 2004 to 2010. Hurricane Katrina was brutal for the way it devastated mostly low-income communities.

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