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21 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

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Tina Brown's Women in the World Texas to feature Gloria Steinem, Diane von Furstenberg, Eva Longoria and Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe from Uganda Women in the World is taking its signature live event on the road to the Lone Star State.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Joaquin Castro, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas, San Antonio, TX, W.

Yesterday | Politico

Curtain Closes on Cantor Era - Incoming Whip Scalise names staff -- ...

CURTAIN CLOSES ON CANTOR ERA POLITICO's Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer write the majority leader's last act: "This is what the end looks like for House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick McHenry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Bobby Jindal, John Boehner, US Senate

Yesterday | Daily Kos

Blast from the Past

Republicans were hoping Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison's expected resignation to run for governor wouldn't happen until next year, thus avoiding an early special election.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Kay Bailey, US Senate, Republican, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, uber

Yesterday | Daily Kos

Open thread for night owls: 1,000 children

Speaking to an anti-immigrant rally at the Massachusetts state house this weekend, Boston radio host Jeffrey Kuhner warned that the state's plan to take in about 1,000 children fleeing violence in Central America will destroy the country and turn "Massachusetts into Mexichusetts."

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Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Dallas Morning News

UT System regents choose Adm. William McRaven as chancellor

Three years ago, Adm. William McRaven was in the national spotlight for having just orchestrated the raid that killed one of this century's most infamous figures.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Texas Government, US News, Senator Kay Bailey, Texas, US Senate, Republican, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Dallas, TX, Banking, Financial Services

Switched

Ted Cruz Continues His Push To Repeal 'Every Bloody Word' Of Obamacare

Cruz said Tuesday the upcoming midterm elections and the 2016 elections are important opportunities for Republican candidates to push key issues, according to CNN.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, US House of Representatives, Cathy McMorris, Senator Roy Blunt

The Hill

New GOP whip hires retail lobbyist for leadership office

The group of senior aides to incoming House Majority Whip Steve Scalise includes a lobbyist from the Retail Industry Leaders Association .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Eric Cantor, Senator Marco Rubio, Dennis Hastert, US Senate, Senator Kay Bailey

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Switched

Ted Cruz Blames Democrats For Congressional Dysfunction

Sen. Ted Cruz is worried about dysfunction in Congress, but he's placing the blame for inaction squarely at the feet of Democrats in Washington.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Senator Kay Bailey, Texas

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Townhall

Rick Perry Surges with New National Platform

Over the past three weeks, one Republican has gained more national attention than any other: Gov. Rick Perry .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Michael McCaul, Representative Bill Flores, US House of Representatives, Rick Perry, US Governors, Henry Cuellar, Chet Edwards, Democrat, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

UT chancellor wisely backs off resign-or-be-fired demand

Which is more challenging: performing a liver transplant on a small child or navigating the political rapids of public higher education during the reign of Gov. Rick Perry? Dr. Francisco Cigarroa, who will leave his job as chancellor of the University of Texas System when his successor is chosen, would probably say his current job is the toughest - ... (more)

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Government Executive

Why Border-State Gubernatorial Candidates Can't Solve Their Voters' Most Pressing Issue

Arizona state Treasurer Doug Ducey is running for governor, and he's promising to fix the immigration crisis by putting more "fencing, satellite, guardsmen, more police and prosecutors" on the border.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Immigration Reform, Arizona Government, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey

Mass Transit

TX: DART Makes North Texas Accessible to Conventioneers, Tourists

Dallas Area Rapid Transit 's rail service to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will provide the world's business travelers, conventioneers and tourists with direct access to many of North Texas' high-profile destinations.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Texas, Transportation, DallasFort Worth International Airport

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Switched

Cruz: It's Not Me Who's Holding Migrant Kids Ransom

Sen. Ted Cruz had two people to blame on Sunday for the surge of child migrants detained by U.S. border security this year: President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid .

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Senator Kay Bailey, Texas, Family, Kids

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Texan

House transparency committee questions Cigarroa, Foster

The House Select Committee on Transparency in State Agency Operations questioned three UT System officials about President William Powers Jr.'s resignation and recent issues regarding Regent Wallace Hall for more than three hours at a meeting on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Texas, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Travis County, TX

Washington Examiner

Uncle Sam's unfenced swimming pool

Sam, the wealthiest man in his neighborhood, lives in a big beautiful house with a massive backyard punctuated by a large, deep swimming pool.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey, Illegal Immigration

Mon Jul 14, 2014

National Public Radio

Showdown At The UT Corral

University of Texas, Austin President Bill Powers speaks with the media following a December 2013 regents meeting in Austin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Texas Government, Senator Kay Bailey, Texas, University of Texas at Austin

Daily Texan

Powers prepares for 2015 resignation

After days of speculation, UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa and President William Powers Jr. agreed July 9 to set Powers' resignation date for June 2, 2015, giving him almost 11 months to complete his remaining goals for the University.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Texas Government, US News, Texas

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Stars and Stripes

McRaven among front-runners for chancellor post at Texas school

Adm. William H. McRaven, commander of U. S. Special Operations Command, speaks to airmen of the 58th Special Operations Wing during a visit to Kirtland Air Force Base on June 18, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Kirtland Air Force Base, MacDill Air Force Base, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Texas, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Banking, Financial Services

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Point Austin: The Powers That Be

On Wednesday afternoon, UT-Austin President Bill Powers submitted his resignation to UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa effective June 2, 2015.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, University of Texas at Austin, Rick Perry, US Governors, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Kay Bailey

Dallas Morning News

Failed bid for GOP convention may have been Dallas' best chance

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings was tapped by an old friend, GOP finance chairman Ray Washburne, to lead the city's late-starting bid for the 2016 convention.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

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