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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Cities and states look to crack down on "less-lethal" weapons used by police
Following nationwide protests against police brutality in which law enforcement officers wounded or blinded protesters, state and local lawmakers and an international police association are taking ...
Lumber cost jacked, turtle benefit, eviction relief: News from around our 50 states
The school says it will be providing saliva testing beginning Tuesday. Sioux Falls: Coronavirus cases continued to climb Tuesday, with the state reporting 240 new cases but no deaths. Over the ...
As Gov. Newsom weighs reparations bill, a scholar has a word of caution for California
But as Newsom considers the legislation before him, one ... state lawmakers proposed a joint resolution to support H.R. 40, a congressional bill introduced by Rep. Sheila Jackson of Texas to ...
Students Deserve a Voice in Our Pandemic Response. Here's How to Give It to Them
Young people were abruptly facing a sudden and drastic reduction in their social connections and crucial services, including school meals ... in ways that no one could have anticipated.
The true cost of life in the NBA bubble
Nearly two months later, no one on the NBA’s Disney campus can be ... to stomach than what awaits me upon my return to North Texas. I will miss the limited food options that helped me lose ...
First day of school amid a pandemic: Dallas opens doors
Students wait on the bus for Dallas Primary school t to open the doors ... On March 14, Kile issued a directive that no one on the board of supervisors could not perform on-the-spot or impromptu ...
COVID-19 presents challenge for Campbell County school buses
One of the safety precautions of which ... Mark Gordon declared a state of emergency March 13 and two days later, on a Sunday, he recommended that schools be closed through April 3.
Should Schools Suspend Sports? The Debate Is Getting More Tense
Tom Wolf has recommended that schools suspend high school sports until January ... the Pennsylvania state representative. “There’s no magic pill out there that’s going to be ready or ...
Wake health officials urge college students to follow safety guidelines as N.C. State, UNC see more virus clusters
Raleigh, N.C. — Wake County Public Health officials are urging students in the county to continue to follow safety measures. The state advised ... adults make up about one third of positive ...
Fact check: Some — not all — hair salons in California will open in protest on Aug. 17
Demings: Biden taking 'no one for granted' in Florida Sanders hits media, Atlantic Battleground Tracker: Biden has edge in Arizona, leads in Minnesota Demings: GOP offering 'crumbs from the table ...
Under new state guidelines, county schools should avoid full in-person classes
It’s still a recommendation and not a mandate, but the state unveiled additional guidance on how school districts should ... Kile issued a directive that no one on the board of supervisors ...