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Study: Nonprofit News Sites Need Business Help

The growing number of nonprofit news websites say they need more help from business experts than journalists.

06/10/2013

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Perry Denies Sleep Apnea Reference In e-Book

Governor Rick Perry is denying he has sleep apnea after the diagnosis was revealed in a reporter’s diary from a failed presidential campaign marked by several notable flubs.

09/27/2012

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EPA, Armendariz Blasted At House Hearing

At a U.S. House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing Wednesday, Congressional Republicans heaped criticism on Al Armendariz, who resigned this spring as head of the Environmental Protection Agency’s south-central regional office after controversial comments surfaced about his regulation philosophy.

06/06/2012

Rep. Michael Burgess hosts a forum with America's Health Insurance Plans President and CEO Karen Ignagni on Capitol Hill October 26, 2009 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Michael Burgess: The Texas Tribune Interview

Many issues energize both sides in Congress, especially those that touch on the role of government. One issue that particularly riles some Republicans: lightbulbs.

05/31/2012

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To Keep Research Funding, Universities Mull Tobacco Ban

A state agency is finding that the billions of dollars it has at its disposal may allow it to be more effective in getting comprehensive tobacco-free policies established — most notably, at university campuses.

02/19/2012

Texas Schools Look To Advertising To Fill Budget Gaps

The rooftop of a suburban high school is not a location that companies usually consider prime advertising real estate. But in Humble Independent School District, it may be. The district’s high school is directly in a flight path for Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport.

02/17/2012

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Redistricting Experts Struggle To Fix Maps, Elections

April primaries are all but impossible for the state’s election administrators, and if the state wants to hold primaries on May 29, they’ll need approved congressional and legislative maps by March 3.

02/14/2012

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Perry Campaign Spent $16 Million In 138 Days

Gov. Rick Perry’s presidential campaign turned out to be a spectacular flop, but that doesn’t mean everyone walked home empty handed.

02/05/2012

Republican presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to Principal Financial Group employees on the day of the Iowa Caucus January 3, 2012 in Des Moines, Iowa. The GOP presidential contenders are crisscrossing Iowa in the final stretch of campaigning in the state before tonight's caucus, the first test the candidates must face before becoming the Republican presidential nominee. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Perry Rallies Troops Ahead of Caucus

Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday fired up his “Texas strike force,” a politically connected band of lobbyists, lawmakers and volunteers who are fanning across Iowa to talk up the Texas governor when Iowans begin voting Tuesday night. But an air of uncertainty is hanging over Perry’s presidential campaign ahead of the Iowa caucuses

01/03/2012

Republican Candidates Campaign At Iowa State Fair

How Would President Perry Reform Health Care?

Gov. Rick Perry routinely attacks federal health care reform, but in the presidential contender’s early days on the campaign trail, he has revealed little about what his own “Perrycare” could look like.

08/25/2011

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Filibuster Propels Wendy Davis Into Spotlight

Texas Democrats never had much hope in this Legislature, where Republicans have a huge majority and an unshakeable drive to slash spending without raising taxes or dipping into the state’s giant savings account.

06/06/2011

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