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"At present spending levels, only citizens of New York have a greater local debt burden than Texans."
Obamacare medical device tax "has led to the loss of thousands of jobs" in U.S.
"Firearms homicides are down about 40 percent" since Texas passed concealed-gun permit law.
"During the last election, Democrats won over a million votes more than Republicans, but because of the way districts are designed, the Republicans got 33 more members of the House of Representatives than the Democrats did."
"Macy's sent a letter to Rick Perry urging him to veto" equal pay bill.
"All" University of Texas "student-athletes get an iPad."
"Nearly 20% of our residents" are born abroad.
In "reality," there have "been no problems whatsoever" with the Texas voter ID law.
Medicare Part D "was far more expensive than the Affordable Care Act and unlike" the act, "was never budgeted."
"Onion Creek’s highest flow rate" on a recent night of flooding "was 120,000 cubic feet per second, which is nearly double the average flow rate of Niagara Falls."
I am "the first Latina to run for governor of Texas."
"A million people … could get health insurance right away" if Texas expanded Medicaid under Obamacare.
Wendy Davis is "fighting to bring ... Bloomberg-style gun control to Texas."
The University of Texas is starting "the first medical school at a major Tier One" university "in the last 50 years."
A planning group said that to meet anticipated traffic demands by 2035, Interstate 35 between Austin and Round Rock will need a dozen additional lanes going north and 14 additional southbound lanes.
"Texas Governor Rick Perry’s voter ID law is a blatant effort to defeat Wendy Davis by disenfranchising tens of thousands of women voters."
"78702 is the second-most gentrified ZIP code in the entire country."
$6 billion water bond program voters passed in 2011 "has yet to be tapped."
Wendy Davis is "threatening to raise taxes up to $35 billion."
"Wendy Davis opposes any limits on abortion."
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