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Texas on the hook for $6.8 million after long voter ID fight

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Governor Abbott Provides Update On COVID-19 Surge Response In Amarillo

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Watch Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s press conference on coronavirus in Amarillo at 2 p.m.

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Texas hospitals continued to sue patients for unpaid medical bills during the coronavirus pandemic

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Coronavirus in Texas: Two Texans in Congress criticize federal food distribution contract given to San Antonio company

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Texas recommends people bring their own hand sanitizer to vote this summer

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Water parks, food court dining areas added to Texas’ latest wave of reopenings

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Coronavirus in Texas: GOP chairman says Republican National Convention welcome in Texas

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton challenges Keystone pipeline ruling

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Gov. Greg Abbott says Texas ranks high in coronavirus recoveries, but many large states don’t report that figure

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