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Former Harris County clerk: No regrets over voting programs that sparked Texas legislative backlash
The former Harris County Clerk who experimented with expanded voting programs during the November election says he has no regrets, even ...
In Texas, GOP voting bills zero in on Democratic Houston
Everything Houston — the state’s biggest Democratic stronghold — did to expand ballot access last year, when the threat of the coronavirus made voting in-person more hazardous. Amid a GOP-led campaign ...
Republicans Remain Skeptical of Infrastructure Negotiations as Biden Holds Meeting
The president met with a bipartisan group of lawmakers, saying he was willing to negotiate the “extent of the infrastructure project, as well as how we pay for it.” He also named an outspoken critic ...
Democrats May Be Able to Sidestep Filibusters
A ruling from the Senate parliamentarian means Democrats may be able to push through President Biden’s $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan without any Republican support. The Arkansas State Legislature ...
Nebraska town becomes 24th with 'sanctuary city for unborn' ordinance, first outside Texas
A tiny Nebraska village has become the 24th U.S. town to approve an ordinance declaring itself a “sanctuary city for the unborn,” outlawing abortion as well as abortion-inducing drugs within its ...
Biden boosted by Senate rules as GOP bucks infrastructure
With an appeal to think big, President Joe Biden is promoting his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan directly to Americans, summoning public support to push past the ...
Beshear creates task force to stop unemployment fraud
The agency said it has added a new welcome screen with a more secure login, implemented reCaptcha and will put a hold on out-of ... party, Kamala Harris, can cast a tie-breaking vote.
GOP's warnings for corporations face Texas tests: The Note
"Companies have a choice to make," said Julian Castro, former San Antonio mayor, HUD secretary. Indeed they do, as Republicans even more than Democrats have made clear.
Houston’s First Openly Gay Mayor on How the City Became One of America’s Most Diverse: Season 2, Episode 1 of 'Let’s Go Together'
Houston is actually the home to one of the largest LGBTQ communities and the fourth largest pride parade in the nation. I mean, I live here in Los Angeles ... And if you can get out there and compete ...
New to DC, Buttigieg looks to build bridges with Biden plan
Under Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, he said, "we will make righting these wrongs ... Friends and advisers had long suggested that he get out of South Bend and see more of the world than his ...
McConnell vows to fight Biden's $2tn infrastructure plan 'every step of the way' – as it happened
Biden described his plan as ‘a once-in-a-generation investment in America’ – follow all the latest live ...
3 Things To Know About Migrant Children Crossing The Border Into Texas
With 18,000 migrant children and teens in federal custody and reports of overcrowded border facilities, politicians on both sides have been quick to point fingers. Three attorneys spoke with Houston ...