Politics Aug 27

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Texas GOP advances voting bill after Democrats’ holdout ends

Texas Republicans advanced new voting restrictions Thursday night after months of protests by Democrats, who after returning from a 38-day walkout are now all but out of ways to stop a bill that includes a ban on drive-thru voting and…

Politics Aug 19

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Texas Democrats return, end 38-day holdout over voting bill

Some Democrats who left Texas to block a GOP voting bill have ended a 38-day holdout. Enough Democrats returned to the state Capitol on Thursday to allow the Texas House to resume work for the first time since mid-July.