Articles in Category: 'Texas'

By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: July 3, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- I like Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis. I admire her intelligence, chutzpah, tenacity and, to be perfectly honest, her enviable continence. 

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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: January 26, 2011 3:55 AM

Extravagant casino resorts and hotels could be coming to Florida within the next five years, if resort builders get legislative approval.

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By: Michael Barone | Posted: December 22, 2010 7:46 PM

For those of us who are demographic buffs, Christmas came four days early when Census Bureau Director Robert Groves announced yesterday the first results of the 2010 Census and the reapportionment of House seats (and therefore electoral votes) among the states.

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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 19, 2010 12:12 AM

Hurricanes are a constant threat when you live on a Southeastern U.S. coast. But so are high wind-insurance premiums. Wind premiums can prove just as damaging to an insured's bank account as a high-powered windstorm can be to a home and family  -- even for residents protected by state-sponsored insurers of last resort.

And in Florida, where June marks the start of crowded beaches and hurricane season, statistics in neighboring states show coastal wind-insurance for older homes is no bargain. 

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: August 28, 2010 4:05 AM

A new space race is under way -- to house NASA's retiring space shuttles.

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