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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton easily defeats George P. Bush in GOP primary runoff

(Bob Daemmrich)

Embattled incumbent Attorney General Ken Paxton beat out Land Commissioner George P. Bush on Tuesday in the Republican primary runoff as Texas GOP voters picked a beleaguered candidate with legal and personal scandals over the last remaining Bush to serve in public office. Decision Desk called the race early for Paxton, about 40 minutes after polls closed.

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Filter me not: Austinites respond to filter ban in Texas

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Some of your favorite Instagram filters can’t be used in Texas anymore and Austinites are sounding off on social media.

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AISD still requiring masks in schools, despite court battles in other Texas cities

Austin will continue masking in schools and city facilities despite a Texas Supreme Court ruling that barred that action in Dallas and Bexar counties. (Austin ISD/Facebook)

Austin Independent School District is holding its ground with mask mandates despite a back-and-forth ruling from courts across the state.

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