Rep. Lizzie Fletcher said governments in Houston and Harris County alone are expected to receive .5 billion.
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It may be the biggest purchase they ever make, but many Texas homebuyers hardly have time to think as homes sell at blistering pace
White explains his plan in the latest episode of our Yallitics Texas political podcast. Click here to listen to ... part of the recent COVID-19 relief package, is now accepting grant applications.
COVID-19 updates: Tarrant County opens 2 new vaccination sites
Child care centers along with before-school and after-school programs have to report COVID-19 cases to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Those cases are reported daily here.
COVID-19 vaccines do not cause infertility, health experts say
In truth, however, COVID-19’s spike protein and syncytin-1 do not share a similar genetic code, meaning that the vaccines do not include this heightened risk for infertility. In an article aimed at ...
POLITICO Playbook PM: Schumer and McConnell scuffle over election reform — and WaPo makes historic hire
Sally Buzbee of the Associated Press named executive editor of The Washington Post, the first woman to lead the newsroom,” WaPo: “ [SALLY] BUZBEE, currently AP’s executive editor and senior vice ...
Republicans promote pandemic relief they voted against
The politics of the Republican position are complicated. The GOP ultimately benefited politically after uniting against the massive economic stimulus package ... to COVID-19 relief that I was ...
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More from Alex Isenstadt and Ally Mutnick on some truly dirty last-minute politics: “‘Disgusting’ robocall accuses Texas candidate Wright of causing husband’s death” The first 100 days of the Biden ...
State of Texas: ‘The most important thing we do’ Budget battle spotlights healthcare, education needs
The big takeaway is more money for education. The budget was framed in the lens of an economy recovering from the COVID-19 ... “Texas is one of the few places left in the country where low wage ...
Lifting kids out of poverty could be Biden’s legacy, but cost raises doubts
A major increase in benefits to families with children, included in the COVID-19 relief bill that President ... what’s going on here? It’s time to move, now.’” “I said some other things ...
The Latest: Texas state judge upholds Austin's mask mandate
Face coverings have only ever been loosely enforced in Texas, which earlier this month became the biggest state to drop COVID-19 restrictions ... The latest federal coronavirus relief package ...
Texas has new incentive to expand Medicaid with COVID relief package that Democrats passed in Congress
Part of the American Rescue Act, the latest COVID-19 relief package that Democrats passed ... Medicaid,” Fletcher said Sunday on Inside Texas Politics. Expanding Medicaid was part of the ...