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State Auditor: General Land Office Mishandled Contracts

The Texas State Auditor’s Office says the General Land Office has made mistakes in handling nearly $6 million in contracts over the past few years, including vastly underestimating project costs.


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Texas Senators Approve State Contracting Bill After HHS Commissioner Scandal

Texas Senators have unanimously approved a measure aimed at increasing transparency in state contracts, one day after the release of a scathing report detailing a no-bid state contract.


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DISD Board Supports Plan To Replace Educators

DISD School Board trustees voted support of Superintendent Mike Miles’ controversial plan to replace a number of the district’s principals.


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American Airlines Again Seeks To Cancel Pilots’ Contract

American Airlines is going back to court to throw out its contract with union pilots after making changes to satisfy the bankruptcy judge. If it wins in court, American could cut annual spending on pilots by more than $300 million.


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4 Indicted In North Texas Military Contract Investigation

A federal grand jury in Fort Worth on Wednesday indicted two government workers and two businessmen on fraud and conspiracy counts.


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Lawmaker Tied To Leach Seeks Opinion On Contracts

A state lawmaker wants the Texas attorney general to consider whether private money given to public institutions, including large sums tied up in lucrative athletic contracts, should be controlled by legislators.