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Texas lawmakers have tried to end daylight saving time for years. Can they do it this session?

State lawmakers are again trying to abolish daylight saving time in Texas, arguing it's antiquated. But supporters of the practice argue it gives Texans a crucial extra hour of light in the evenings during the summer months.

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