The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for July 26, 2013

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•    Senate Leaders Say Deal on Transportation Plan is Coming Together: "Key negotiators in the House and Senate said Friday that a deal was in place on boosting funding for the Texas Department of Transportation and avoiding a third special session, though some House Democrats were not yet on board."

•    For Abbott, a Legal Fight and a Political Bonanza: "The newest legal battle over voting rights in Texas could go either way in court, but for Attorney General Greg Abbott, it's a golden opportunity to square off with a Democratic administration in Washington, D.C ...

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