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After another historic year for better or for worse in Austin, Mayor Steve Adler said “it's been a while” since he last had a conversation with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.

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The Michael and Susan Dell Foundation contributed over $35 million to help add to the Community First! Village. (Community First! Village/Facebook)

It's the most (philanthropic) time of the year, and the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation added to Central Texas' $100 million Giving Tuesday donations by promising a $38 million commitment towards combatting homelessness in Austin.

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Council Member Greg Casar and Save Austin Now co-founder Matt Mackowiak have been at odds since 2019. (Laura Figi)

When City Council Member Greg Casar announced a run for Congress in early November, few were more outraged than Travis GOP chair and Save Austin Now co-founder Matt Mackowiak.

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