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Don’t Mess With Texas


Monday, September 23rd, 2013

TxDOT hoping ‘Don’t Mess With Texas’ provides more cash

The Texas Department of Transportation has long been protective of its beloved anti-littering slogan, "Don't Mess With Texas." Since debuting the now-iconic phrase in 1986, agency officials have regularly pursued legal action to block unauthorized use of the phrase on everything from billboards to belt buckles.