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At least 25,000 people in Texas suffer homelessness. Here's what we know about Texans...

Homeless Austin residents under the Ben White bridge at Lamar Avenue in South Austin last month. Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune Austin leaders and state officials...

T-Mobile and Sprint Are Merging, but 5G May Further Divide Texans

Coverage map courtesy of T-Mobile Verizon’s Super Bowl commercial was about humanity, empathy and compassion holding more importance...

Not Just Austin: Texans Face Rising Housing Costs Statewide

We've heard plenty about the rapidly escalating housing crisis in Austin, fueled by job growth in the local tech industry, and making...

Pandemic Hits Texas Cities’ Finances Hard

There is a simple, unavoidable bit of math when it comes to COVID-19: the corresponding economic downturn is hitting city budgets hard....

Gov. Abbott: ‘Amarillo has Turned the Corner’

Wearing a mask in public for what is believed to be the first time, Gov. Greg Abbott traveled Wednesday to Amarillo for...

As COVID-19 Cases Surge, Gov. Abbott Pauses Texas Reopening

With COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surging, Gov. Greg Abbott has announced he is pausing any further reopening of the Texas economy. Businesses...

Arts organizations Anxious for Action on Financial Assistance

As the next Texas legislative session draws closer, arts advocates are keeping a close watch on news from the state and federal...
Health Care Workers in Texas Now Trained to Spot Human Trafficking

Some Texas Health Care Workers Now Must Learn to Spot Human Trafficking

A Texas law that aims to train health care workers to spot human trafficking goes into effect this week. 
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Immigration Policies Hang In The Balance As U.S. Senate Prepares For Fight Over Ginsburg’s...

If civil and immigrant rights groups need a reminder of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's impact on immigration law,...

Patrick Doubles Down on Sacrificing Seniors in Favor of Economy in 2020

Appearing on Fox News’ Tucker Carlson show Monday evening, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick doubled down on his inflammatory comments from last March...

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