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George P. Bush speaks on night two of the Republican National Convention August 31, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

George P. Bush, David Watts Vie For Texas Land Commissioner Job

Two weeks before the Texas primary Texas Land Commissioner candidate George P. Bush talks to CBS 11 News about his family, his politics and responds to critics who don’t like political dynasties.

CBS 11–02/20/2014

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Archives Commission: Send Commander’s Letter To Alamo

The State Library and Archives Commission will soon decide whether to loan the “Victory or Death” letter penned by Col. William Barret Travis to the Alamo.

10/24/2012

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Alamo Needs $1M In State Funds For Repairs

The new agency over the Alamo says the Texas shrine needs $1 million in state funds for an “extensive list” of repairs that have been put off too long.

10/18/2012

A voter places a sticker indicating that he has cast his ballot. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Early Returns: A Runoff Ahead, Three Amendments Failing

Seven of ten proposed amendments to the state constitution had the approval of most Texas voters in early returns, and a legislative race in Brazos County appeared to be on its way to a runoff.

11/08/2011