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Martin Luther King Day marches plannedPublish Date: January 18, 2019 4:47 pm
The union movement has a long history of celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with large numbers of union members participating in rallies and marching to celebrate the historic ties...Read More
Senate committees set, and a bill takes aim at the STAAR testPublish Date: January 18, 2019 4:37 pm
The Legislature is still getting organized this month, and one of the key pieces of the puzzle for how bills become laws is committee assignments. While House assignments are still...Read More
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