The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Aug. 22, 2013

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•    U.S. DOJ Again Seeks to Stop Texas Voter ID, Redistricting Maps: "The U.S. Department of Justice will once again seek to stop Texas’ voter ID law, this time in a lawsuit alleging the measure violates Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act. It will also challenge state redistricting maps."

•    UT System Regents Select Foster as New Chairman: "The University of Texas System regents concluded their annual August meeting by reshuffling the board's leadership, selecting Paul Foster, a businessman from El Paso, as their new chairman."

•    Pitts, House's Chief Budget Writer, Announces ...

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