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  1. 'Please check your facts' on committee proceedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    A Hillsborough County jury took about an hour Thursday to find a former Belknap County sheriff deputy guilty of having sex with a female prisoner.

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  2. a 'global bid' for Us LNG as Sabine Pass celebrates grand openingRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | SNL Financial

    's $20 billion Sabine Pass LNG liquefaction and export terminal is transforming the U.S. into a natural gas export power. As a crowd of state and federal government officials, international buyers, and members of the companies that helped build Sabine Pass celebrated the facility's grand opening on April 25, Cheniere finished loading its seventh cargo onto the Gaslog Salem LNG tanker, which shipped later that day.

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  3. Don't expect Congress to pay for a Gulf Coast floodgate systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Off the Kuff

    After nearly a decade of bickering and finger pointing, Texas scientists and lawmakers finally seem to agree that building some version of a "coastal spine" - a massive seawall and floodgate system - would best help protect the Houston region from a devastating hurricane. But with a price tag sure to reach into the billions, the spine will almost certainly require a massive infusion of federal money, state officials agree.

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  4. ACI Supports Bill to End Biofuel SubsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    The American Cleaning Institute welcomes legislation , introduced by U.S. Rep. Randy Weber , that would eliminate tax credits for biofuels produced with animal fats. As part of the 2015 year-end legislative package of tax extenders, biodiesel and renewable diesel that is produced from animal fats is eligible for a $1 per gallon tax credit.

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  5. Texans in Congress Largely Silent on Hurricane ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    After nearly a decade of bickering and finger pointing, Texas scientists and lawmakers finally seem to agree that building some version of a "coastal spine" - a massive seawall and floodgate system - would best help protect the Houston region from a devastating hurricane. But with a price tag sure to reach into the billions, the spine will almost certainly require a massive infusion of federal money, state officials agree.

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  6. Jones Act Vital for TexasRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | SIU

    A report by PricewaterhouseCoopers has revealed that Texas ranks third among all states for domestic maritime jobs, with Houston ranked second among all U.S. cities for its contribution to the U.S. maritime industry. The study was commissioned by the Transportation Institute and recently highlighted by the American Maritime Partnership , a major coalition whose member organizations represent all facets of the domestic maritime industry.

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  7. GOP Lawmakers Slam Administration's For Consideration Of Restoring Iran's Access To DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    GOP lawmakers in both chambers of Congress have come out against the idea of lifting restrictions and loosening sanctions that prevent Iran from using U.S. currency in business transactions. Department of Treasury officials first told the Associated Press they are prepared to grant a general license making the currency exchanges legal, while still keeping some of the restrictions in place.

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  8. Texas delegation divided over House Speaker Paul Ryan intervening in immigration caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    By a 234-186 vote that largely split along party lines, the House authorized Ryan to file an amicus brief in the United States vs. Texas case that tests whether President Barack Obama overstepped his bounds in issuing executive orders to shield roughly 5 million people in the country illegally from deportation. The brief has not been made public.

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  9. Roundup of Super Tuesday races in Southeast TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Rep. Randy Weber, District 29, is photographed at his campaign headquarters on Thursday, March 15, 2012, in League City.

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  10. SETX voters favor Cruz, TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Ted Cruz, of Texas, won District 14, held by U.S. Rep. Randy Weber , and District 36, held by U.S. Rep. Brian Babin , according to early returns Tuesday night.

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  11. Maritime Industry Crucial for TexasRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | SIU

    Texas ranks third among all states for domestic maritime jobs with Houston ranked second among all U.S. cities for its contribution to the U.S. maritime industry, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers for the Transportation Institute and released by the American Maritime Partnership , the voice of the U.S. domestic maritime industry. The domestic maritime industry, comprised of the vessels which move cargoes between American ports, pumps $8 billion annually into the Texas economy, and provides 39,190 Texas maritime jobs, with $2.3 billion in worker income.

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  12. Texas Ranks Third for U.S. Maritime Jobs, Houston No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Marine News

    Texas ranks third among all states for domestic maritime jobs with Houston ranked second among all U.S. cities for its contribution to the U.S. maritime industry, according to a new study PricewaterhouseCoopers for the Transportation Institute and released by the American Maritime Partnership , the voice of the U.S. domestic maritime industry. The domestic maritime industry, comprised of the vessels which move cargoes between American ports, pumps $8 billion annually into the Texas economy, and provides 39,190 Texas maritime jobs, with $2.3 billion in worker income.

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  13. Jefferson County Democrats outvote Republicans in first days...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Republicans can vote in the Democratic primary and vice versa. less 1. Texas has an open primary, which means that voters don't have to exclusively belong to one political party to vote in that party's primary election.

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  14. Jefferson County Democrats outvote Republicans in first days atRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Jefferson County Courthouse saw increased traffic Tuesday as the polls opened for early voting in the primary election.

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  15. EDITORIAL: Babin's drone bill is type of representation region needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Congressman Brian Babin 's legislation to restrict drone flights over petrochemical plants is not just a worthy idea.

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  16. Rep. Weber wants guns in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Republican Congressman Randy Weber during a 2012 campaign stop in League City. Republican candidate for Congressional District 14 Randy Weber at the South Shore Harbor Resort and Conference Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in League City.

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  17. Seeking Cruza s friends in Washington, check the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Sen. Ted Cruz's rivals like to say he does not have any friends in Washington. That is not true.

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  18. GOP pushes to allow guns in school zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Texas Republican Rep. Randy Weber and 19 other Republicans are proposing a new federal law that would allow qualified people to carry firearms in school zones, a change the lawmakers say is meant to help deter and prevent mass shootings. Weber's Protect Against School Shootings Act, or the PASS Act, is a reaction to the several mass casualties over the last few years that have prompted most Democrats to call for more restrictive gun laws.

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  19. Click to View RSS FeedRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Six new businesses, including a multi-story hotel and "high-quality" restaurant, are planned for property fronting the Jack Brooks Regional Airport after Commissioners Court on Monday approved a $2 million utilities investment plan submitted by Nederland officials.

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  20. Big-money donors avoid Rep. WeberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... debt and whether or how to fund improvements to the Sabine-Neches Ship Channel. The ... more Representative Randy Weber speaks during Monday's Memorial Day services. Forest Lawn Memorial Park hosted its annual Memorial Day service Monday morning. ...

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