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Sick of red light cameras? So is Texas Gov. Greg Abbott

Those who favor getting rid of all red light cameras in Texas may have found a powerful ally.<p>Gov. Greg Abbott over the weekend posted on his Twitter …

Fort Worth

Abbott sets runoff to replace state Sen. Carlos Uresti for Sept. 18

Gov. Greg Abbott has scheduled a Sept. 18 special election runoff for Senate District 19.<p>*Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect the …

Elections

Texas Gov Greg Abbott Slams Sanctuary Cities For ‘Insanity’

11:43 AM 08/10/2018<p>Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas didn’t hold back Friday as he condemned sanctuary cities for their dangerous refusal to …

Sanctuary Cities

TribCast: Sir Winston, Cruz’s call to arms, a new UT chancellor

On this week’s TribCast, Ross talks with Evan, Matthew and Patrick about Gov. Greg Abbott’s fake Winston Churchill quote, the U.S. Senate race, the …

Winston Churchill

Atheist group posts caricature, tells nonbelievers to 'mess with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott'

AUSTIN — An atheist group with a history of suing the state is telling its followers to buck the phrase, "Don't Mess with Texas!"<p>The Wisconsin-based …

Nativity

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Posted Fake Winston Churchill Quote About Anti-Fascists

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott took to Twitter in the wee hours of the night to warn against the dangers of anti-fascism, known as antifa, by sharing a …

Winston Churchill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott gets roasted for tweeting a fake Churchill quote

It doesn’t take a genius to know you shouldn’t believe everything you read on the internet, but no one’s ever accused Texas Gov. Greg Abbott of being …

Weird

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Is a Shitposting Dum-Dum

Folks, I’m afraid it’s my unfortunate duty to inform you that Texas Republican Governor Greg Abbott is well on his way to transitioning from …

Liberal View

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tweets Obviously Fake Quote From Winston Churchill Warning of ‘Anti-Fascists’

Texas Governor <b>Greg Abbott</b> tweeted out a meme that attributed an obviously fake quote about “anti-fascists” to <b>Winston Churchill</b>.“Antifa” were in the …

Winston Churchill

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Tweets Fake Winston Churchill Quote On 'Anti-Fascists'

No, Churchill didn't say "fascists of the future will call themselves anti-fascists."<p>Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R), apparently responding to recent news reports involving left-wing anti-fascist protesters, on Tuesday tweeted a quote attributed to Winston Churchill: “The fascists of the future will …

Winston Churchill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweets, deletes fake Winston Churchill quote about anti-fascists

<i>Updated at 10:25 a.m. August 7 to indicate the tweet has been deleted.</i><p>AUSTIN — Some insights are timeless — and some are just erroneous.<p>On Tuesday …

Winston Churchill

WATCH LIVE: Gov. Abbott announces Texas bail reforms

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Gov. Greg Abbott is expected to announce a proposal to reform the bail system in Texas on Tuesday.<p>The changes are meant to "protect …

Greg Abbott

Gov. Greg Abbott deletes tweet with fake Winston Churchill quote

Gov. Greg Abbott deleted a tweet with a fake Winston Churchill quote on Tuesday.<p>Abbot shared an image of the British wartime leader with the quote, "The fascists of the future will call themselves anti-fascists."<p>"Some insights are timeless," Abbott wrote along with the tweet.<p>The falsely-attributed …

Winston Churchill

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweets fake Winston Churchill quote slamming antifa

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott was ridiculed on social media Tuesday morning after he tweeted a meme that falsely attributed a quote slamming anti-fascists …

Winston Churchill

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Just Dismissed Rumors of a Blue Wave

During a conference in Austin, TX Friday, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott warned listeners about the renewed interest in socialism in the U.S. and dismissed …

Conservative View

Oops! Greg Abbott Shares Meme with Fake Churchill Quote to Make the Liberals Cry

Who hasn't done it once or twice? Accidentally shared something on social media that's total bullshit.<p>The difference, though, is we're not the …

San Antonio

Abbott Says More Brothels Than Starbucks In Houston. Is He Right?

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says there are more brothels than Starbucks stores in Houston, and he's likely right.<p>Texas Gov. Greg Abbott claimed there are …

Extreme Weather

Gov. Greg Abbott warns of socialism, says Bernie Sanders used to be the 'crazy uncle in the attic'

Image 1of/38<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Gov. Greg Abbott raised the alarm over socialism during a conservative conference in Austin this weekend.<p>During an interview …

Bernie Sanders

'Texas is going to stay red:' Gov. Greg Abbott says 'blue wave' not coming this November

AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott brushes aside Democrat's hopes they'll make gains in Texas this Election Year.<p>Speaking Friday morning at the Resurgent …

Government

Updated - Greg Abbott fulfills AP exam college-credit promise

In his first run for governor, Greg Abbott urged a change in law requiring Texas public colleges and universities to give course credit to students …

College & University

Lupe Valdez continues to push Gov. Greg Abbott for more debates

AUSTIN -- Democrat Lupe Valdez renewed her push to get incumbent Gov. Greg Abbott to debate her more than once before election day in November.<p>In a …

High School Football

Greg Abbott earns endorsement from CLEAT, Texas' largest police association

Image 1of/30<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Texas' largest police officers' advocacy and political lobbying group has chosen a side in the fight between incumbent …

Extreme Weather

Largest police group in Texas endorses Greg Abbott over former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez

<i>Updated at 3:20 p.m. July 27 with comment from Lupe Valdez.</i><p>AUSTIN — The state's largest law enforcement organization has endorsed Gov. Greg Abbott …

News (U.S.)

Patrick: 'Red Flag' Gun Confiscation Laws Dead in Legislature

1 hour ago<p>Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says the Legislature will focus on several priorities to increase safety in Texas public schools when the Legislature …

Guns

Trending Topics: What’s trending online July 25

AUSTIN, Texas – From a pooped squirrel to a police K-9 on trial, here is what is trending online on Wednesday, July 25.<p><b>Pooped squirrel</b><p>The …

Austin

Abbott campaign 'tracker' gets angry pushback at Valdez rally

Man in 'your friendly neighborhood Democrat' shirt gives him a ration<p>Now Playing:<p>AUSTIN -- His T-shirt calls him a"your friendly neighborhood …

San Francisco Bay Area

Gov. Abbott honors Hurricane Harvey heroes in Houston

HOUSTON - People who risked their lives to save others during Hurricane Harvey were honored Thursday night by Gov. Greg Abbott.<p>Gov. Abbott was the …

Extreme Weather

Updated - Abbott-O-Meter: Mandate block scheduling for two-year associate degree programs

In his first run for governor, Republican Greg Abbott said community college schedules should be made more predictable for the sake of students …

Fact Checking

Who Invited the Libertarian?

Well, nobody, and that's exactly <b>Mark Tippetts</b>' problem. The Libertarian candidate for Texas governor has launched somewhat of a coordinated campaign …

City Politics

NBC News

<b>From NBC's Chuck Todd, Mark Murray and Carrie Dann</b><p>One aspect of what’s made Donald Trump’s presidency so jarring, so chaotic and often so confusing has been the two parallel administrations – what Trump says, and then what everyone else in his administration says.<p>A roundup of the most important …

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