News For May, 2012

In Central Texas, Educating Voters About New District

Central Texas got a new GOP-friendly state House district in the redistricting process. And as is the case in all newly created districts, candidates don’t just have to campaign — they also have to educate voters about the change. Ben Philpott of KUT News and the Tribune reports.

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Marjorie Kamys Cotera

The Evening Brief: May 1, 2012

Your evening reading: state's education commissioner to resign in July; federal court stays Planned Parenthood ruling; Texas wind farm study stirs controversy

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Elise Hu

The Brief: May 2, 2012

A major resignation has become the latest chapter in the state's high-profile debates over public education.

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