KXAN News and host Josh Hinkle explore the week’s developments in Texas government and politics, with interviews of elected officials, and political insiders and journalists.
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Texas House votes to allow Texans to carry handguns without a license or training
You may soon need a license to drive and vote in Texas but not carry ... five Democrats voted in favor, one Republican voted against. The legislation needs another vote in the House, and it faces an ...
For DACA recipients, a Senate vote and a Texas judge stand between citizenship and deportation
She hopes to go to law school, realizing the dream her mother had to set aside. Growing up in Silver Spring, Anaya remembers feeling no different from ... Kagan called the pending Texas ruling a ...
Saskatoon educator highlights need to better support victims of sexual violence
It gives them courage': director Lisa Miller, executive director of the Regina Sexual Assault Centre, said it's no surprise that one person's experience can spark a movement. Story continues "People ...
“Someone Decided It Was Okay to Poison Us”
“And then all of a sudden I’m meeting cardiologists and neurologists and all these other -ologists, and no one could figure ... year to influence state regulators and lawmakers, once again ...
Matt Gaetz Story Shifts From Child Sex Trafficking to Consorting With Sugar Babies
In short order, the scandal surrounding Rep. Matt Gaetz (R–Fla.) has gone from alleged child sex trafficking!!! to maybe he took MDMA and paid some adult women for sex. We still don't know all ...
Ottawa stopped in bid to block creation of detailed residential school statistics
The appeal court found that the lower Ontario court judge did not have enough evidence to determine the proposed reports — known as static reports — would violate the privacy of residential school ...
DOT halts Texas highway project in test of Biden’s promises on race
In a March 8 letter to the state ... solution,' would be a really huge deal,” he said. Part of the reason the situation is so unique is that Texas is a so-called “assignment state," one ...
The Latest: Gov. hopes to up number of Texans getting shots
AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Gov ... of each religious group and still respect health and safety rules,” Citu said. Romania is one of Europe’s most religious countries. About 85% of its more ...
After Atlanta and Colorado mass shootings, Texas GOP leaders double down on protecting gun owners
"All I've gotta say to Beto is, 'Hell no, Beto, you're not gonna come get our guns in the Lone Star State ... solutions to save lives. I think that hurts people.” Texas Republican lawmakers ...
Joe Barton: The 2011 blackouts were a wake-up call and Texas hit the snooze button
Identifying solutions that are practical ... our deregulated system with reforms. One area that has received no consideration is the fuel mix for Texas electricity generation.