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Reeve Hamilton covers higher education and politics for The Texas Tribune and hosts the Tribune's weekly podcast. His writing has also appeared in Texas Monthly and The Texas Observer. Born in Houston and raised in Massachusetts, he has a bachelor's degree in English from Vanderbilt University.

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TribCast: Elections, Polling Numbers and Abortion Laws

Reeve, Ross, Emily and Ben review the results of the recent election, ponder the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll and discuss the latest developments in the state's implementation of new abortion laws.

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Edward Theriot: The TT Interview

The director of the Texas Memorial Museum on why the institution's upcoming 75th anniversary will be bittersweet and why massive budget cuts currently planned for the museum are more than a local problem.

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Chairman Barry Smitherman of the Railroad Commission of Texas in his office, May 31, 2013. Todd Wiseman

Measuring Attorney General Candidates on Smart Meters

Unlike their counterparts in the lieutenant governor’s race, the Republicans vying to be the state’s next attorney general have largely refrained from drawing any knives in public. But they're coming out around the issue of smart meters.

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Callie Richmond

Community College Group Launches Texas Success Center

The Texas Association of Community Colleges on Tuesday announced the creation of a new Texas Success Center, designed to marshal the state's various approaches to student success and to advocate for related policies.

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Regent Paul Foster at the University of Texas System Board of Regents meeting Aug. 22, 2013. Callie Richmond

UT Board Chairman to Recommend Policy Changes

Following a week of intense scrutiny from the Legislature, University of Texas System Board of Regents Chairman Paul Foster announced on Friday that he intends to recommend new policy changes in November.

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