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Academy sports chain can’t be sued for selling gun used in Texas’ deadliest mass shooting, state Supreme Court says

The gunman should not have been able to purchase an assault style rifle, but the store conducted…

Texans can carry handguns without a license or training starting Sept. 1, after Gov. Greg Abbott signs permitless carry bill into law

By Sami Sparber, The Texas Tribune June 16, 2021 Texans can carry handguns without a license or…

Gov. Greg Abbott plans to sign bill to punish businesses that require proof of COVID-19 vaccination

Abbott's signature will mean that businesses that require so-called vaccine passports can't get state contracts and could…

Texas House rallies behind Speaker Dade Phelan, even as Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blames him for GOP legislative failures

Phelan has touted a list of conservative wins in his first session as House leader, such as…

Another ERCOT board member resigns as lawmakers criticize power grid operator for massive electricity outages

Texas lawmakers have questioned and criticized the Electric Reliability Council of Texas for days about the near-collapse…

Texas schools still tallying storm costs, and some won’t reopen soon

School districts report flooded classrooms and gyms, and teachers have lost supplies and learning materials. The damage…

Sen. Ted Cruz declares Trumpism among Republicans “ain’t goin’ anywhere” at Florida conference

Cruz appeared at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, as President Joe Biden headed…

Plumber shortage and supply chain issues are delaying storm recovery efforts in Texas

A longstanding shortage of plumbers and disruptions to the supply chain of plumbing materials delivered to the…

Many rural Texas counties currently left out of federal disaster aid eligibility for winter storm

Rural counties endured the same storm as big cities, but many haven't fallen under President Joe Biden's…

How Texas’ power grid works

Who are the major players and how do they manage the power grid in Texas?


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