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Opposition to Texas Secretary of State David Whitley’s nomination mounts, imperiling his future in the job

For the second week in a row, the Senate Nominations Committee failed to bring Whitley up for a vote. And he's gained a new public adversary: the leader of the Senate Democratic Caucus.

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TribCast: Property taxes, school finance, data centers, and a state senator's bid to redefine a crime

On this week’s TribCast, Ross talks to Emma, Aliyya and Edgar about Sen. Angela Paxton's controversial bill that could impact her husband, efforts to get property tax legislation passed, a status check on the promised school finance bill and bidding out the state's data storage to private companies.

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