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Tax-Free Weekend Starts After Midnight Tonight in Texas

Tomorrow is the start of Tax Free Weekend throughout the Lone Star State and Governor Rick Perry is encouraging Texans to hit stores this weekend.

Perry said, “I encourage Texans to hit the stores this weekend and take advantage of this holiday as we gear up for another great school year in Texas.”

The sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 17th at

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Ag Commissioner Todd Stapes to Address Narco-terrorism Conference in San Angelo [VIDEO]

A statewide official in Texas will speak at a conference on Narco-terrorism next week in San Angelo.

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples will deliver the keynote address at the Angelo State University Narco-terrorism Conference On Tuesday, August 21st.

At his presentation, Commissioner Staples will debut a vi

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Attorney: Gunman in College Station Had ‘mental issues’

The attorney for the family of a gunman who shot and killed a constable another person at a home in College Station said the gunman had “mental issues.”

Attorney W. Tyler Moore declined to elaborate on Tuesday what kind of mental problems 35-year-old Thomas Alton Caffall III had when he shot and killed Constable Brian Bachmann Monday afternoon

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Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson Starts Texas Swing in Midland/Odessa [VIDEO]

The Libertarian Party Presidential candidate started a six day tour of Texas today in Midland.

Former Republican Governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson kicked off his six day tour of the Lone Star State with stops in Fort Worth, Dallas, Waco, Austin, San Antonio and Houston. Johnson will have 13 stops in total through his “Texas

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Rick Perry Appoints Franco to Texas Economic Development Corp

 

Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Robert Franco Jr. of Austin to the Texas Economic Development Corporation for a term to expire at the discretion of the governor.

The corporation supports programs and activities of the Governor’s Division of Economic Development and Tourism, including TexasOne, which markets Texas competitively and dynamically to businesses outside the state of Texas.

Franco is senior vic

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