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Politics

The 2019 legislative session

The Texas Tribune Texas’ top political leaders wrapped the 2019 session of the Texas Legislature with an air of accomplishment. They passed two major pieces of legislation that they had been working toward for years […]

Around the State
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Around the State

Special to The Dallas Examiner DALLAS The Legacy of Service Foundation, the fundraising arm of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Mu Omega Chapter, awarded $20,000 in scholarships May 30 to high school students who […]

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Perspectives

Much more than summer school

Children’s Defense Fund Close your eyes and think about the words “summer school.” What comes to mind? If you picture a room full of children clapping, cheering, laughing and falling in love with reading you […]

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Local Commentaries

Ray Charles could see that!

U.S. House of Representatives If the legendary entertainer Ray Charles was still with us, he, no doubt, would have had someone read to him the special report by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, since […]

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Perspectives

A summer to remember

Children’s Defense Fund As the school year ends and families look ahead to summer plans, I hope many will be able to consider travel that is not just a vacation, but an education and inspiration. […]

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Around the State

DALLAS The Dallas Area Rapid Transit board of directors selected Stadler US May 28 for the contract to assemble and build eight Fast Light Intercity and Regional Trains and design an Equipment Maintenance Facility for […]

Police Brutality Matters
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A Police Brutality Matters movement

The Dallas Examiner “Police Brutality Matters,” according to former police officer Joseph Ested, who has chosen to make it the moniker for his multiplatform brand that was founded with the mission of “identifying bad cops […]

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Politics

The Lavinia Masters Act

The Texas Tribune In his first public bill signing following the end of this year’s legislative session, Gov. Greg Abbott signed five bills Tuesday, measures that aim to combat human trafficking, eliminate the state’s rape […]