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TDI reminds parents of college students to check their insurance

AUSTIN – With many Texans heading off to college, the Texas Department of Insurance reminds students and parents not to forget their insurance needs. This is especially important if students will be living away from home. Where they live can affect their health, auto, and property coverages. TDI offers these insurance tips for parents: Health…

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Sanctuary City Mayors Cry ‘Uncle,’ No More Migrants!

By Joe Guzzardi Sanctuary cities are once again in the headlines. But this time, sanctuary cities, the bane of immigration law enforcement advocates, have a different spin. Since five-time deported illegal immigrant Jose Inez Garcia-Zarate murdered Kate Steinle in July 2015 on Pier 14 in San Francisco, state and city governments have persisted in welcoming illegal aliens…

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TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Smith County Fatal

Number of Vehicles in Crash: 2             Number of Injured: 1                    Number killed: 1 Date & Time: 8/17/2022   4:50 PM County: Smith Location: FM 346, approximately 4 miles west of Whitehouse, TX. Posted Speed Limit:  60 mph Vehicle 1: 2013 Hyundai Tucson Vehicle 2: 2004 Toyota RAV4 Driver 1: Deceased Molly L. Reck, female, 18 YOA of Tyler, TX.…

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Texas Airman Accounted For From World War II

Aug. 18, 2022   WASHINGTON—The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Air Forces Sgt. Herald R. Boyd, 25, of Granger, Texas, killed during World War II, was accounted for July 8, 2022. In February 1945, Boyd was assigned to 350th Bombardment Squadron, 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy), 8th Air Force in the European Theater. On Feb.…

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Watch: Why some Texas churches support access to reproductive health care despite the state’s abortion ban

By Fabiana Chaparro, The Texas Tribune Aug. 18, 2022 “Watch: Why some Texas churches support access to reproductive health care despite the state’s abortion ban” was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. Watch…

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Louie Gohmert leaves Congress having passed 1 law and spread countless falsehoods

By Eric Neugeboren, The Texas Tribune Aug. 18, 2022 “Louie Gohmert leaves Congress having passed 1 law and spread countless falsehoods” was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. Sign up for The Brief,…

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Korean War veteran served in U.S. military regiment from Puerto Rico posted on AUGUST 2, 2022 BY CHRIS MAYHEW

The Congressional Gold Medal was presented to the 65th Infantry Regiment “Borinqueneers” at a ceremony on April 13, 2016, at the U.S. Capitol. Source: U.S. House of Representatives Thanks to a DAV chapter’s work, the service of the U.S. military’s only segregated Puerto Rican regiment has gained special recognition in the state of Texas. The…

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