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House OKs bill on improper teacher-student relationships

This bill works by creating a backdoor way to prevent the transgender students from competing. While rates are often kept the same, climbing property values in Texas are rising, leading to higher tax bills for Texas property owners. "All young people should have the opportunity to play interscholastic sports and have their personal dignity respected", advocacy group Equality Texas said in a statement.


VP Pence Speaks at Persecuted Christians Event

VP Pence Speaks at Persecuted Christians Event

All . That includes Christians in the USA where they are objectively not persecuted . " Donald Trump , is very supportive of defending Christians and he said this during his campaign, that he was going to defend Christianity and he's not ashamed of saying that and Vice-President Pence is not ashamed of that, but they're going to do what they can to not only to protect Christians here at home, but Christians around the world".



Kyle Busch heads to Kansas with new sense of optimism

Here is a look at the optimal lineup for this week's DraftKings NASCAR daily fantasy leagues. After finishing third in the championship standings as a rookie past year, Bell has started the 2017 campaign with an eighth-place showing (Daytona), a win (Atlanta) and a third-place finish (Martinsville) in the first three races.


Governor: It's unfair that Narcan is free but EpiPens aren't

Governor: It's unfair that Narcan is free but EpiPens aren't

Maine's Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins said in April that she is seriously contemplating a run for governor in 2018. LePage said state spending on substance abuse treatment for Medicaid members and the uninsured increased from $57 million in 2008 to $82 million this year.



Jefferson Davis Statue Loses Battle of New Orleans

Landrieu, the first white mayor of mostly black New Orleans since his father Moon held the job in the 1970s, called for removal of the monuments amid the lingering emotional aftermath of the 2015 massacre of nine black parishioners at a SC church.


Dueling Protests as Jefferson Davis Monument Removed in New Orleans

Dueling Protests as Jefferson Davis Monument Removed in New Orleans

A slave owner himself, memorials and monuments celebrating him in several states - including Texas, Virginia, Washington, and of course Louisiana - have come under fire in recent years. It wants to eliminate 23 statues and hundreds of names of slaveholders and Confederate soldiers from public schools and streets. They say that Confederate iconography represents heritage.