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Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Candidates brace for final showdown in Tuesday’s primaries

Republican turnout in Hays County quadrupled during early voting compared to 2010. Democrats saw a spike in participation, too

Monday, February 24th, 2014

GOP primary turnout on course to nearly quadruple over 2010

Driven by free-for-alls in most statewide races and several heated regional and county contests, voters are beating a path to early voting locations compared to years past.

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

Highways are talking points as candidates take to road

Both Democratic and Republican candidates for statewide office in 2014 are pledging to increase resources for the cash-strapped Texas Department of Transportation.

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Dems hope women-led ticket helps win the suburbs

State Sen. Leticia Van de Putte’s announcement on Saturday that she is running for lieutenant governor, adding a second woman to a ticket led by state Sen. Wendy Davis, is enhancing Texas Democrats’ hopes that they could...

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

New law aims to level playing field for Texas distillers

Gov. Rick Perry on Monday declared September “Texas Craft Spirits Month” as the state begins to implement new laws that give distillers more freedom to produce and sell in the state.

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

TCEQ invites Central Texans to Thursday environmental summit

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has invited Texans living and working along the Austin/San Antonio I-35 corridor to attend the first Central Texas Environmental Summit this week. The event is free and open to the public.

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