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1. HOW DEMOCRATS VIEW HEALTH CARE "Medicare for All" remains hugely popular, but in a recent poll, majorities of Democratic liberals and moderates say they would prefer to build on "Obamacare" to expand coverage. ============================== 2. INVESTORS HOPE POWELL'S SPEECH...
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AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close the north and southbound I-35 mainlanes so crews can safely demolish the Stassney Lane bridge as part of the I-35 from Stassney Lane to William Cannon Drive project. During the closures, traffic will be...
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Making Texas safe in the wake of the El Paso shooting is the goal of Governor Abbott’s Safety Commission, which met today for the first time. The 27 members of the Governor’s commission include law makers, law enforcement, representatives of Social media, and Gun rights and Gun...
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Austin FC is set to break ground on its MLS Stadium at McKalla Place in two-weeks. Team President Andy Loughnane said, they are expected to turn dirt September 5th. Construction is expected to last around 18 months and the stadium be ready foam/99.7fm the April 2021. While...
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Ausitn Police need your help in identifying these men. (Video:APD/PIO) On July 28, 2019 at approximately 9:41 p.m., Austin Police Department officers responded to a robbery urgent call at the Quick Stop Grocery located at 1197 Hargrave Street. Upon arrival, the victim told...
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1. WHO'S REELING AFTER QUITTING FEDERAL PROGRAM Clinics are charging new fees and warning of more unintended pregnancies and STDs in the wake of Planned Parenthood's decision to opt out in a dispute with the Trump administration over abortion. =============================== 2...
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Last week, Williamson County was categorized as “abnormally dry” on the United States Drought Monitor map for Texas. The designation reflects the sustained lack of rain and temperatures above 100 degrees this month in both Georgetown and Williamson County. Over just the past...
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(Credit: Austin Community College) Austin Community College and the Austin Chamber of Commerce released the 2019 Workforce Development Report: Innovation, Collaboration & Transformation highlighting ACC’s efforts to build the workforce in the region’s most in-demand...
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Austin's Mayor Steve Adler and Councilmembers Kathie Tovo, Ann Kitchen and Greg Casar spoke about how they're moving forward with the homelessness crisis at the Downtown Austin Alliance Town Hall meeting Wednesday morning. Councilmember Kathie Tovo said a 90 day plan is getting...