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Political, flooding and other Texas news for Sunday, 5/24/2015

----Texas Legislature / government / issues ----- House Leadership Guts Spending Limits Bill The Broken Promises of Campaign Finance Reform Cook turns … [Read More...]

Wichita Falls-area news for 5/24/2015 – flooding update

Wichita Falls Evacuated Residents to be able to return home Sunday afternoon VIDEO Wichita Falls Flood Evacuees Should Be Back Home By Late Sunday Afternoon Residents On … [Read More...]

Lubbock-area news for 5/24/2015

City Offices Closed for Memorial Day City of Lubbock may enter into emergency water contracts with Wolfforth and Idalou Milwaukee Avenue to Close at the Marsha Sharp … [Read More...]

Abilene-area news for 5/24/2015

Memorial Day closings for City of Abilene offices Abilene freight company delivers relief to Oklahoma tornado victims There's a new Green at Cypress Street Station ACU … [Read More...]

The Universe in a Mirror: The Saga of the Hubble Space Telescope and the Visionaries Who Built It by Robert Zimmerman

This is a fabulous book with lessons on so many things including bureaucracy, government waste, leadership, vision and the costs of pursuing a dream. I love this book. - … [Read More...]

Mills: U.S. Should Be ‘Great Arsenal Of Energy’

By Alex Mills Four decades ago, some members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries - more commonly known as OPEC - made it clear that they did not like the … [Read More...]

Political and other Texas news for 5/22/2015

----Texas Legislature / government / issues ----- Texas House, Senate agree to $3.8B cut in property, business taxes Governor Abbott, Lt. Governor Patrick, Speaker Straus … [Read More...]

Local government and public school news for 5/22/2015

Unopened Can of Beer Gets Kaufman High Honors Student Suspended, Barred from Graduation Brownfield ISD parents accuse school of inconsistent discipline Ex-Paducah Principal … [Read More...]

Borderland & immigration issues 5/22/2015

National Border Patrol Council: The Green Line, ‘Interview with Deputy Chief Ron Vitiello’ Mexican Authorities Rescue 47 Kidnap Victims from Cartel Stash Houses near Texas … [Read More...]

Higher Ed. / Colleges & Universities 5/22/2015

State budget negotiators agree to boost university research funds UT’s back door still open, but can’t stay secret, AG rules Texas Tech Misses Court Deadline, Ordered by … [Read More...]

Texas & Texans at War news 5/22/2015

Effort to protect military bases in Texas gets boost in state budget 'Paralyzed' veteran father-of-two caught WALKING after charity built him free, wheelchair-accessible house … [Read More...]

Wichita Falls-area news for 5/22/2015

Wichita Falls unemployment rate in April was 3.9% City of Wichita Falls: Weekend Trash Schedule City of Wichita Falls: Morning Flood Briefing Afternoon Briefing With … [Read More...]

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