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"… s well as several members of Congress. Last month, Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, endorsed a procedural move called a discharge petition that could force a …"

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"… n April, Bob Perry donated to the re-election campaign of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, a man the wealthy Houston home builder spent a small fortune opposing las …"

"… of the vote during the May 29 primary. A pro-Dewhurst super PAC called the Texas Conservatives Fund spent nearly $6 million on advertising during the two r …"

"… Perry donated to the campaigns of Reps. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.; Randy Weber, R-Texas; and Bill Flores, R-Texas., as well as Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas. Meanwhi …"

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"… s capital for a heavy fundraising push — and confirmed she may run for Texas governor. This time around, Davis, who rose to political stardom in late …"

"… olitical stardom in late June following her 11th-hour filibuster against a Texas anti-abortion bill, spoke this afternoon about her political prospects&nbs …"

"… Davis raised more than $933,000 in the final two weeks of June, a recent Texas Ethics Commission report shows. About one-third of that money came from o …"

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"… ighly toxic hydrofluoric acid at the Citgo oil refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 2009, and a 2008 explosion that killed a worker at the BP refinery in …"

"… , in 2009, and a 2008 explosion that killed a worker at the BP refinery in Texas City, Texas — the site of a 2005 blast that killed 15 workers and injure …"

"… nd a 2008 explosion that killed a worker at the BP refinery in Texas City, Texas — the site of a 2005 blast that killed 15 workers and injured at least 1 …"

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"… ditionally, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, an independent, and the Texas-based law firm of Democratic mega-donors Steve and Amber Mostyn, each dona …"

"… nsible Solutions. Steve Mostyn serves as the group’s treasurer. Unions, Texas trial lawyers spread funds to Democrats The next six super PACs with the …"

"… rently touts GOP politicians including Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky.; Ted Cruz, R-Texas; and Marco Rubio, R-Fla., as potential 2016 presidential prospects. All t …"

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"… ch McConnell, R-Ky., today reported receiving a $100,000 contribution from Texas homebuilder Bob Perry on June 3. At first glance, this came as no surpris …"

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"… illary’s National Finance Council Millionaire developer Alonzo Cantu of Texas likewise donated $25,000. So did former chairwoman of the Tennessee Public …"

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"… r. In a written statement, Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith, R-Texas, said the committee “invites a balanced panel of witnesses from across t …"

"… o reason to anticipate a letup. The natural gas drilling boom under way in Texas and other states, made possible by hydraulic fracturing of shale deposits, …"

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"… e vice chairman of the RGA in November 2010 and took over as chairman from Texas Gov. Rick Perry in August 2011 when Perry launched a presidential campaign …"

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"… prior to Cheney officially announcing her candidacy. Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, received the legal maximum of $10,000 from KOCHPAC in June, the most of a …"

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"… ered by the new policy. A fire at ExxonMobil’s oil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, in April injured 12 contract workers, with two later succumbing to burns. …"

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"… igned contentious anti-abortion bills into law. And last month, Democratic Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis gained national attention as she successfully filib …"

"… ons — although the measures are again moving forward. (Some Democrats in Texas are now calling for Davis to consider a 2014 gubernatorial bid.) Coyne-Mc …"

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"… horsen, a former general counsel for ex-House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, R-Texas, and a former deputy assistant attorney general. The other is James French …"

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"… hip PACs of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, each contributed $30,000 to the American Future Fund, a 501(c)(4) “soci …"

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"… e.  Seven states – Iowa, Missouri, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Utah – have attempted to lower limits and failed. In every state but …"

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"… -Okla.; Ron DeSantis, R-Fla.; Mick Mulvaney, R-S.C.; and Steve Stockman, R-Texas. During the 2012 election cycle, the PAC doled out $939,000 to conservati …"

"… d in a special election in Missouri last month. And Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, currently ranks as the sole beneficiary of the Family Research Council’ …"

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"… provide legal counsel to Republican candidate and former Rep. Ron Paul of Texas. In 2012, Goodman did donate $500 to Republican U.S. Senate …"

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"… ked GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and a $100,000 donation to the Texas Conservatives Fund, the super PAC that supported Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewh …"

"… 000 donation to the Texas Conservatives Fund, the super PAC that supported Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst’s failed U.S. Senate bid. The Holts also donate …"

"… Sylvia Romo who unsuccessfully challenged incumbent Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas. They each gave Joaquin Castro $1,250 during his successful U.S. House bid …"

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"… oration, which operates a natural gas processing plant in Crockett County, Texas, and three of its executives pleaded guilty in 2012 to a Clean Air Act vio …"

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"… ay with the U.S. Justice Department. The complaint was filed against four Texas school districts in the Dallas region and against Dallas County truancy co …"

"… e law, and using the truancy courts only as a last resort. Attorneys with Texas Appleseed, a nonprofit law group, the National Center for Youth Law and Di …"

"… nprofit law group, the National Center for Youth Law and Disability Rights Texas filed the complaint on behalf of seven children. Texas courts, the compla …"

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"… aces were launched right before the election. The LEAA was also active in Texas that year, running attack ads against the Democratic attorney general cand …"

"… rs who funded those ads, a ruling that’s currently being appealed to the Texas Supreme Court. No one from the Chamber or the LEAA responded to requests …"

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"… the lawmakers to help fund nonprofits with which they are associated. In Texas, one lawmaker who worked for a nonprofit wanted to solicit contributions f …"

"… who worked for a nonprofit wanted to solicit contributions for the group (Texas, like most states, has a part-time legislature). The Ethics Commission sai …"

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"… voting for the 30-somethingth time to repeal Obamacare, two lawmakers from Texas — Democrat Gene Green and Republican Joe Barton — introduced legislati …"

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"… her industrial facilities along the chemical corridor of the Louisiana and Texas Gulf Coast. Those unplanned emissions — known in regulatory parlance as …"

"… ely affecting residents living near industry. Over the last five years in Texas alone, the nation’s refinery hub, accidental emissions have yielded almo …"

"… ants. From 2007-2011, the largest refinery and chemical facilities across Texas spewed almost 180 million pounds of accidental emissions. That represents …"

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"… en, deliberative and transparent way." …"

"… ad and devote more resources to serious ethics complaints, said Tom Smith, Texas director for Public Citizen, a Washington-based advocacy group. The legis …"

"… for shedding light on own our activities,” she said, “as usual in the Texas legislature, there was a tremendous amount of resistance.” One of the m …"

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"… ter for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Eyelid and Orbital Surgery in Austin, Texas, said his practice is a top biller of Medicare eyelid lifts because with f …"

"… the doctors at the Austin clinic drive, and sometimes fly, across central Texas to examine prospective patients referred to them. Candidates travel for th …"

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"… ell as "other candidates who stand for liberty," such as Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and Mike Lee, R-Utah. In January, several notable Clinton supporters for …"

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"… d other industrial facilities along the chemical corridor of Louisiana and Texas. Those unplanned emissions — known in regulatory parlance as “upsets …"

"… nvisible menace: They disrupt lives, yet offenders are rarely punished. In Texas, where activists have clamored for relief, state officials say enforcement …"

"… hose numbers tell only part of the story. The mass of pollution emitted in Texas, the nation’s refinery hub, hit a five-year peak in 2011, the Center fou …"

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"… rted up and maintained. By 2004, 29 states had devised what University of Texas-Austin researcher Kelly Haragan calls “a flat-out exemption” for such …"

"… tions with rules that, critics say, aren’t much firmer. In Louisiana and Texas, plant managers can claim unauthorized releases are “upsets” as a defe …"

"… ap on the wrist. Less than one percent of the 7,533 upset reports filed by Texas companies in 2004 had ended in penalties or corrective plans, a 2005 study …"

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"… on amongst students.” The text of the policy also says: “A study from Texas found that students are five times more likely to drop out, six times more …"

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