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  1. Bill Would Eliminate Red-Light Traffic Cameras in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EParis Extra

    On Monday a bill was approved by the TX Senate Transportation Committee to outlaw red light cameras and halt cities that already use such cameras to ticket drivers. Despite the endorsement from law enforcement who favor the use of red-light cameras, the committee voted 5-0 to send the bill to the full Senate.

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  2. The House "Anti-Science Committee": What climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... about ocean acidification." Until he was defeated in a Texas Republican primary, the panel's Chairman Rep. Ralph Hall said he "didn't think we can control what God controls" and that he was "more afraid of freezing than warming." He was replaced by ...

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  3. U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe hosts 'Coffee with the Congressman' meeting hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... took office in January after ousting the oldest member ever of the U.S. House of Representatives, 91-year-old Ralph Hall, in the 2014 Republican runoff. After speaking for less than 15 minutes, Ratcliffe opened the floor for a question-and-answer ...

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  4. Zoning around proposed lakes discussed at Fannin County Commissioners CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    Freese and Nichols, one of the top consulting firms in the nation with expertise in construction, engineering, planning and environmental science, may soon be enlisted to guide Fannin County as it zones around the next two proposed lakes in Texas, Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir and Lake Ralph Hall. One local example of this firm's work, the Lake Texoma-to-Wylie Pipeline Extension, won a Gold Medal in the Water Resources category in the 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas.

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  5. John Ratcliffe: The TT InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... me." That's helped with the transition, from other members up here. And that wouldn't surprise anyone that knows Ralph Hall. That's just the kind of person that he is. So there wasn't any sort of acrimony there at all. And so, from my perspective, ...

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  6. Water, transportation hot topics during Fannin County Day in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    ... Texas will both be built in Fannin County. The first proposed lake to be permitted in more than 30 years is Lake Ralph Hall, a project of Upper Trinity Regional Water District, but the first lake to actually be constructed is most likely to be Lower ...

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  7. Mid-decade redistricting on the table in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Tom DeLay (R), helped Republicans pick up five Democratic-held seats, and a sixth when longtime Democratic Rep. Ralph Hall switched parties. Republicans picked up a seventh seat altered by the 2003 redistricting process in 2010, when Rep. Bill ...

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  8. Kaufman County undergoing wave of political changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... north, there was an active campaign and voter readiness to change from Congress' most entrenched incumbent, Rep. Ralph Hall. County Judge Bruce Wood was not targeted in the overhaul. He ran unopposed. However, he did campaign for a two-pronged bond ...

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  9. Changing of military guard in CongressRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Journalgazette.net

    An era ended when Democratic Rep. John Dingell Jr., 88, and Republican Rep. Ralph Hall, 91 finished their terms in December. It was begun with Lt.

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  10. New Republicans Take Aim at Familiar Target: Establishment GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... seemed to be different. Texas Republican John Ratcliffe, who successfully unseated 34-year-Republican-incumbent Ralph Hall in a primary challenge, said the reason he was in Congress was a "discontent with the status quo" - a frustration with ...

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  11. Research for blinded veterans of AmericaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Naval Affairs

    ... George Andrews (D-Ala.) in 1944 to the impending departure of former Army Lt. John Dingell (D-Mich.) and Navy Lt. Ralph Hall (R-Texas) next month," said Stroud. Once comprising more than 70 percent of Congress in the 1970s, the number of military ...

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  12. Congressman Hall says farewellRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    As his Congressional service comes to a close, Rep. Ralph Hall released a statement to constituents thanking them for their support during his career.

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  13. More diversified, yet far from representative CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... with additions such as Tom Cotton (Ark.), who is 37, and Cory Gardner (Colo.), who is 40. The departure of Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas) leaves Reps. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) and Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), both 85, as the oldest members in the House."

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  14. The 114th Congress by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Hill

    ... with additions such as Tom Cotton (Ark.), who is 37, and Cory Gardner (Colo.), who is 40. The departure of Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas) leaves Reps. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) and Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), both 85, as the oldest members in the House. ...

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  15. Ralph Hall's office posts online farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KXII-TV Sherman

    As his Congressional service comes to a close, Rep. Ralph Hall, R-Texas, released the following statement: "What a privilege it has been to represent the good people of the Fourth Congressional District of Texas for the past 33 years. I am deeply grateful for the honor and want to express my heart-felt appreciation to those in the Fourth District who gave me their vote of confidence time and again, who gave me the benefit of their wisdom and good ideas, and who inspired me to do my best to represent their views and their vision in Washington.

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  16. Three Texans join freshman class in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... * Ratcliffe, 49, faced his biggest test in a GOP primary runoff. He defeated incumbent 4th District Congressman Ralph Hall, who, at 91, was the oldest serving member of Congress (and the oldest person ever in the U.S. House). While both ran as ...

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  17. Ratcliffe to Head House Homeland Cybersecurity SubcommitteeRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Roll Call

    Incoming Rep. John Ratcliffe , R-Texas, will be the new chairman of House Homeland Security's Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Subcommittee. Fellow Texas Republican Michael McCaul , chairman of the full panel, announced subcommittee chairman on Monday.

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  18. House freshman to take over cybersecurity subpanelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Hill

    Republican John Ratcliffe , who defeated GOP colleague Ralph Hall in the primary last May, was named chairman of the subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies. "Today, we face unprecedented challenges to our national security - from the ever-evolving terror threat from al-Qaeda, its affiliates and ISIS to the growing cyber threat and an insecure border," said Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul when announcing his six subcommittee leaders.

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  19. Congressman Hall says farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | North Texas e-News

    As his Congressional service comes to a close, Rep. Ralph Hall released the following statement: 'What a privilege it has been to represent the good people of the Fourth Congressional District of Texas for the past 33 years. I am deeply grateful for the honor and want to express my heart-felt appreciation to those in the Fourth District who gave me their vote of confidence time and again, who gave me the benefit of their wisdom and good ideas, and who inspired me to do my best to represent their views and their vision in Washington.

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  20. Many New Faces Expected on House CommitteesRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)

    ... committee members include Paul Broun (R-GA), Larry Bucshon (R-IN), Chris Collins (R-NY), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Ralph Hall (R-TX), Cynthia Lummis (R-WY), David Schweikert (R-AZ), and Steve Stockman (R-TX). Most of these members opted for a new ...

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