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'Pay to stay': Inmates across U.S. charged for their own incarceration
Nearly every state lets prisons and jails charge inmates for their own incarceration — room, board, clothing, and doctor's visits — in a phenomenon called "pay to stay." Read more: 'Pay to stay': I...
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House Republicans Fail to Move Up Controversial Bills
House Republicans Fail to Move Up Controversial Bills by Aman Batheja and Ryan McCrimmon , The Texas Tribune May 26, 2015 *Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.  House Democrats na...
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House, Senate Leaders Confirm Transportation Funding Deal
House, Senate Leaders Confirm Transportation Funding Deal by Aman Batheja , The Texas Tribune May 26, 2015 Texas House and Senate leaders have come to an agreement on a deal to significantly boost ...
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Abbott, Paxton Praise Panel's Ruling on Immigration Order
Abbott, Paxton Praise Panel's Ruling on Immigration Order by Julián Aguilar , The Texas Tribune May 26, 2015 Editor's note: This story has been updated with comment from Texas Democratic Party Chai...
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Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Gets Another Try
Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Gets Another Try by Edgar Walters , The Texas Tribune May 26, 2015 A Texas Senate committee on Tuesday approved a measure that would forbid state or local governments from us...
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Note to print edition subscribers and single-issue buyers of The Gilmer Mirror regarding the Wednesday, May 27 issue
The central plant in Sulphur Springs where The Mirror is printed informed us this morning (Tuesday, May 26) that it had no power. Therefore, the printing of the Wednesday, May 27, issue of The Gilm...
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Texas Central Railway Raises Concerns on Use of Eminent Domain
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By Pete Bonds, president, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association In 1933, my father bought land in Saginaw, Texas, and I have been ranching on it since the age of 18. This property is al...
Extend your long weekend
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Tonight @ Central ARTSTATION! View this email in your browser Extend Your Holiday Weekend with Fresh Aire! It's two for the price of one this month with  Mark Griffith & Twang Darkly and Everett St...
ETBU To Host The Hoppers & Cynthia Clawson In Two Separate Concerts
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MARSHALL, Texas (5/26/15) – As part of the East Texas Baptist University Senior Adult Conference (June 3-5) the East Texas community has the opportunity to attend two separate concerts without atte...
Texas Weekly Fuel Update and Outlook
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May 26- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have risen 1.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.51/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas. T...
Louie Gohmert Longs For Perpetual War
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It’s no surprise that Republicans love to blame any and everything on President Obama — regardless of whether he actually had anything to do with it or not. For example, one in three Louisiana Repu...
Dallas Fed Crashes To Six Year Lows As Employment Collapses
by ZERO HEDGE
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Having missed for a record 5 months in a row, Dallas Fed Manufacturing Outlook collapsed further in May to -20.8 (against expectations of -12.4). This is the 5th drop in a row (only ever seen in a ...
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Bono of U2 performs at the Innocence + Experience Tour at The Forum on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Inglewood, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — U2's latest live show included a call to fight AIDS, condemnation of the 1974 car bombings in Ireland, the voice of Stephen Hawking, high-tech stage gimmicks and just over two hours of music, including most of its 2014 album, "Songs of Innocence."


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VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's secretary of state has called the Irish vote to legalize gay marriage a "defeat for humanity."
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