The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for March 4, 2013

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•    GOP Caucus Opposes Medicaid Expansion — With Caveats: "House Republicans on Monday agreed not to expand Medicaid as called for under the federal Affordable Care Act — but left the door open to doing it if the Obama administration grants Texas enough flexibility."

•    Texas State Regent Nominee Says Job Presents No Conflicts: "A Texas State University System Board of Regents nominee said Monday at a Senate committee hearing that his job as owner of the state's largest alternative teacher certification program would not conflict with his duties as ...

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