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Governor’s roundtables on gun violence: Who will be included?Publish Date: May 22, 2018 3:35 pm
Gov. Greg Abbott announced a series of at least three "roundtable" discussions, starting today to gather input on possible solutions for halting gun violence in schools, after the shootings last week...Read More
Primary runoff helps pave the way to supporting public education in the next yearPublish Date: May 23, 2018 8:11 pm
Our endorsed candidates and supporters of public education overall won handily in the Texas primary runoffs Tuesday, which bodes well for both the general election in November and the next...Read More
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