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Analysis: A majority of Texas voters isn’t enough to sway a Republican state government

The Texas Legislature has a Republican majority, and knowing what most voters want isn't the best way to predict what lawmakers will do. You have to know what Republican voters want.

A voting console on a desk in the House Chamber at the Texas Capitol on June 21, 2021.

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