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April 30, 2019 - 6:24 am
Texas' tough stance on marijuana as pot in the U.S. becomes increasingly legal has grounded a bipartisan push in the state to decriminalize minor offenses — a change the Texas GOP platform has come around to endorsing, but not Republican Gov. Greg Abbott.
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Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld gestures during a New England Council 'Politics & Eggs' breakfast in Bedford, N.H., Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. Weld announced he's creating a presidential exploratory committee for a run in the 2020 election. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
February 15, 2019 - 2:31 pm
BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld, little-known on the national stage but well-respected among veterans in the GOP establishment, announced an exploratory committee for president on Friday, becoming the first Republican to move toward a serious primary challenge against...
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Dr. Shahid Shafi
January 10, 2019 - 11:49 pm
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - In a highly anticipated vote, Tarrant County republicans reject a proposal to remove a muslim as vice chairman. Southlake resident and city councilman Doctor Shahid Shafi, received overwhelming support by a nearly three-to-one margin in last night's Tarrant County GOP vote...
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January 09, 2019 - 3:25 am
The Tarrant County Republican Party plans a vote tomorrow on whether to oust the vice-chairman of the county GOP because he's a Muslim. Shahid Shafi is a trauma surgeon and sits on the Southlake City Council. His critics contend the Muslim faith runs counter to the US Constitution, but many in the...
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November 28, 2018 - 6:44 am
With a partial government shutdown possible in just 10 days, President Donald Trump met with Republican leaders to hash out a spending plan that includes funding for Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico.
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