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Friday, April 30th, 2010

Populism-themed fete honors firebrand Jim Hightower this weekend

The Wittliff Collections at Texas State University will host "The Living Spirit of Texas Populism: In Our Politics, In Our Culture” on Saturday honoring folksy firebrand Jim Hightower, the former state Agricultural Commissioner who will speak at the event.

Friday, April 30th, 2010

Wittliff Collections to host Hightower

The Wittliff Collections will host “The Living Spirit of Texas Populism: In Our Politics, In Our Culture” Saturday to honor Jim Hightower's donation of his archives. Hightower is the featured speaker.

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

College Dems to host barbecue for candidates

The Texas State College Democrats will host their fourth annual Barbecue Picnic at the Hays County Courthouse Saturday. The barbecue will also introduce candidates running for office in coming elections, including Lieutenant Governor candidate Linda Chavez-Thompson.

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