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The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Aug. 29, 2012

A painting of Ronald Reagan sits off to the side as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks to the Michigan delegation at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, August 28, 2012.
A painting of Ronald Reagan sits off to the side as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks to the Michigan delegation at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, August 28, 2012.

Your evening reading: Texas delegates hear from Santorum, George P. Bush; California overtakes Texas in job creation; Cruz not ready to support Perry 2016 bid

The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for Aug. 27, 2012

Ron Paul speaking to reporters after a rally at the University of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2012.
Ron Paul speaking to reporters after a rally at the University of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2012.

Your evening reading: agitated Paul supporters readying convention protest; Cruz gets warm reception from Texas delegates; Michael Williams to head Texas Education Agency

The Brief: Top Texas News for Aug. 27, 2012

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, campaigning for the GOP presidential nomination, speaks at a town hall event at Texas A&M University on April 10, 2012.
U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, campaigning for the GOP presidential nomination, speaks at a town hall event at Texas A&M University on April 10, 2012.

Delivering perhaps the last major speech of his political career, in the shadow of the Republican National Convention, Ron Paul held nothing back.

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