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Rebekah Sager
November 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
The historic public impeachment hearing involving President Donald Trump continues with a third State Department official Friday. Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told Congress that attacks from corrupt interests have created what she calls a crisis at the State Dept. In his...
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Barbara Schwarz
May 08, 2019 - 8:37 pm
Bill Would Stop Arrests Of Class C Traffic Violators DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The state house has passed a bill that would severely curtail the power of police officers to arrest people for Class C traffic violations, and many other Class C misdemeanor fine-only offenses. It was a traffic stop, for...
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Barbara Schwarz
May 01, 2019 - 8:37 pm
Poly Scientist Says Castro's Decision Opens Door For His Twin DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Joaquin Castro's decision not to run for the senate seat means another Castro could step in. SMU political scientist Cal Jillson says Joaquin's twin would be the better candidate. "Julian Castro is not being...
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Chris Fox
April 30, 2019 - 11:07 am
The House passed El Paso State Representative Joe Moody’s bill by a vote of 98-43. Moody’s original bill would have reduced possession of the small amount of marijuana to a civil penalty but after meeting with Governor Abbott the bill was amended to instead reduce the criminal penalty to a Class C...
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April 28, 2019 - 1:18 pm
AUSTIN (1080 KRLD) - A bill permitting Texas breweries to sell "beer-to-go" has passed in the State House, and now heads to the Senate. Under the bill, customers could sip beer at a brewery then take some home, skipping the trip to the store. TUPPS Brewery owner Keith Lewis tells NBC 5 they're just...
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March 03, 2019 - 1:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring it's "very clear" President Donald Trump obstructed justice, the chairman of the House committee in charge of impeachment says the panel is requesting documents Monday from more than 60 people from Trump's administration, family and business as part of a rapidly...
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