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A “cloned” 18-wheeler made it easy for smugglers to pass through the border, say state officials vowing to crack down

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State education board members push back on proposal to use “involuntary relocation” to describe slavery

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Texas nurses say ban on abortion is merely the start of the health problems women will face

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U.S. charges driver and 3 others in deaths of 53 migrants found in tractor-trailer

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Abortion funds languish in legal turmoil, their leaders fearing jail time if they help Texans

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Gov. Greg Abbott unloads nearly $20 million in ad buys in race against Beto O’Rourke

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The Tragedy in San Antonio Was Part of a Historic Migrant Death Crisis

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Death is a constant risk for undocumented migrants entering Texas

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Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, Biden’s pick to lead immigration enforcement agency, withdraws from nomination

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Supreme Court sides with school coach who prayed at a game, offering more protection to public displays of religion

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The U.S. Supreme Court gave Texas abortion clinics a victory in 2016. Then Trump was elected.

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Beto O’Rourke vows to repeal Texas abortion ban if elected governor

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Texas has a law that allows parents to give up newborns at fire stations or hospitals. Hardly anyone uses it.

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How John Cornyn and the U.S. Senate defied 26 years of inaction to tackle gun violence

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Wendy Davis and Donna Howard, defenders of abortion access, worry the worst is yet to come after Roe decision

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Local efforts to decriminalize abortion in Texas likely won’t help clinics stay open

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Abortion rights demonstrators take to the streets in Texas: “It’s just unbelievable”

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Texas congressman Tony Gonzales, who represents Uvalde, breaks with House Republicans to vote for gun bill

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Plan B and contraceptives remain legal in Texas after U.S. Supreme Court ruling on abortion

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Texas Republicans cheer end of Roe v. Wade while Democrats vow to fight back in November

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Abortions in Texas have stopped after Attorney General Ken Paxton said pre-Roe bans could be in effect, clinics say

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U.S. Senate approves first major gun legislation since 1994, one month after Uvalde shooting

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Doctors report compromising care out of fear of Texas abortion law

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Texas is unlikely to adopt key provision of bipartisan gun bill — a red flag law to take guns away from people deemed dangerous

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Uvalde schools police chief placed on leave amid fierce criticism of school shooting response

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Texas ag commissioner proposes armed guards at school cafeterias

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Locks on 340,000 exterior school doors across Texas will be checked as part of Uvalde shooting response

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DPS Director Steve McCraw says officers in Uvalde could have taken down gunman within 3 minutes had commander not hesitated

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Texas Senate Democrats call again for a special session on gun safety in response to Uvalde shooting

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Texas GOP platform calls for ban on teaching “sexual matters,” while requiring students to learn about “dignity of the preborn human”

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