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Texas Weekly Newsreel: Property Tax, Speed Limit, PAC Money

This week on the Newsreel, a look at property taxes versus sales taxes, 85-mph speed limits and Super PAC contributions from Texas.

This week on the Newsreel, could the state of Texas replace property taxes with sales taxes? Some folks may soon be able to drive 85 on a particular stretch of Texas highway. Presidential candidates rarely campaign in Texas, but it is the most important place for the Super PACs that support them to get money.

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