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Texas Secretary of State’s Office Releases New Information On Audit of 2020 Election

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – CBS 11 is pursuing details behind the Texas Secretary of State’s decision to conduct forensic audits of the 2020 election in three North Texas counties. On Monday evening, Sept. 27, a spokesman with the Texas Secretary of State’s Office issued the following statement about the nature of the audit so far:

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Texas Secretary of State’s Office Releases New Information On Audit of 2020 Election

'Chaos and incompetence': Beto slams Gov. Greg Abbott in New York Times interview

Beto O'Rourke still hasn't officially joined the Texas governor's race, but that didn't stop him from throwing a few punches at his potential political foe. In a recent interview with the New York Times' Kara Swisher, the former congressman took aim at Gov.

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'Chaos and incompetence': Beto slams Gov. Greg Abbott in New York Times interview

Texas Secretary Of State’s Office So Far Not Releasing Details Behind 2020 Election Forensic Audit Plan

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – CBS 11 is pursuing details behind the Texas Secretary of State’s decision to conduct forensic audits of the 2020 election in three North Texas counties. On Sunday, Sept. 26, Governor Greg Abbott commented for the first time about the forensic audit of the 2020 election in Dallas, Tarrant, Collin, and Harris Counties.

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Texas Secretary Of State’s Office So Far Not Releasing Details Behind 2020 Election Forensic Audit Plan

Judge blocks Arizona laws banning school, city mask mandates

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge on Monday struck down Republican-passed Arizona laws that block schools from requiring masks and restrict the power of local governments to impose COVID-19 requirements, the latest turn in a nationwide legal battle over pandemic rules. If it withstands a promised appeal, the ruling by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Katherine Cooper could clear the way for Arizona cities and counties to enact mask requirements.

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Judge blocks Arizona laws banning school, city mask mandates

Texas Governor Greg Abbott says he'll HIRE any border agent guards fired by Biden admin over claims they whipped Haitian migrants and blasts president for 'ignoring' latest crisis

Abbott on Sunday slammed Biden administration's handling of migrant crisis Some 17,000 mostly Haitian migrants were seen at encampment under bridge Border Patrol worked to prevent Haitians from crossing into US from Mexico One image shows agent on horseback grabbing migrant who tried to cross Many mistakenly claimed agent was using a whip to subdue the migrant

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott says he'll HIRE any border agent guards fired by Biden admin over claims they whipped Haitian migrants and blasts president for 'ignoring' latest crisis

Fox’s Chris Wallace confronts Texas governor over claim that he will ‘eliminate’ rape

Host clashes with Abbott over abortion exceptions for rape, incest Texas Abortion Ban To Go Into Effect Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace sparred with Texas’ Republican governor over his state’s new ban on abortion after six weeks into the pregnancy, even in the case of rape or incest.

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Fox’s Chris Wallace confronts Texas governor over claim that he will ‘eliminate’ rape

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he'll hire Border Patrol agents who are 'at risk' of losing their positions under Biden administration

Governor Abbott says he will hire Border Patrol agents who may face disciplinary action from President Joe Biden. "I will hire you to help Texas secure our border," the governor said on "Fox News Sunday." Images of agents on horseback charging Haitian migrants near the border has elicited outrage from Biden, Vice President Harris and others.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he'll hire Border Patrol agents who are 'at risk' of losing their positions under Biden administration

Chris Wallace grills Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on his 'eliminate rape' defense of abortion ban

Fox News' Chris Wallace pushed back on Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday over his defense of the abortion law not including exceptions for rape or incests The Texas governor defended the decision by saying his focus is on protecting the lives of the mothers and unborn children at the same time

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Chris Wallace grills Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on his 'eliminate rape' defense of abortion ban

Texas Gov. Abbott defends election audit when asked if it's 'just a terrible waste of taxpayer money' by Fox News' Chris Wallace

Former President Donald Trump requested an audit of 2020 election results in Texas, a state that he won. Texas' Secretary of State announced "comprehensive forensic" audits of four of the state's largest counties. Fox News' Chris Wallace asked Gov. Greg Abbott if he was "undermining" confidence in elections by agreeing to the audit.

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Texas Gov. Abbott defends election audit when asked if it's 'just a terrible waste of taxpayer money' by Fox News' Chris Wallace

Abbott says Texas vote audits aren’t all about Trump

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday defended his state’s decision to reexamine the results of the 2020 presidential election and rejected the idea he was merely bowing to the wishes of former President Donald Trump. “There are audits of every aspect of government,” he said on “Fox News Sunday.“ “We have a state auditor, there's a federal auditor for the way the government operations work.

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Abbott says Texas vote audits aren’t all about Trump

Texas governor to Border Patrol agents under investigation: ‘I will hire you’

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday defended U.S. Border Patrol agents seen charging at migrants on horseback, saying he would hire them if they fear being fired. “You have a job in the state of Texas,” he told host Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday.” “I will hire you to help Texas secure our border.”

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Texas governor to Border Patrol agents under investigation: ‘I will hire you’

Abbott promises to hire Border Patrol agents punished by Biden administration

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) on Sunday pledged his support for Border Patrol agents who are punished by the Biden administration, saying he will hire any who are at risk of losing their jobs. When asked by "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace to respond to images of officers on horseback blocking Haitian migrants from entering the U.S. while appearing to use their reins for intimidation, Abbott laid blame on the Biden administration, saying that "they wouldn't have been in that situation had the Biden administration enforced the immigration laws."

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Abbott promises to hire Border Patrol agents punished by Biden administration

DHS secretary says Haitian migrant crisis is 'nothing new'

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Sunday shot back at criticisms of the Biden administration's handling of the Haitian migrant crisis, saying, "this is nothing new." While appearing on Fox News Sunday, host Chris Wallace asked Mayorkas to respond to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) who accused the White House of failing to secure the U.S.-Mexico border.

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DHS secretary says Haitian migrant crisis is 'nothing new'

Abbott bows to Trump pressure on Texas election audit

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is barreling forward with an audit of the 2020 election in his state's four largest counties after mounting pressure from former President Trump. The move comes as Arizona releases a much-anticipated election review of its own, which led to increasing friction within the state's Republican Party and ultimately found Trump lost to President Biden by an even wider margin last year.

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Abbott bows to Trump pressure on Texas election audit

Texas governor defends upcoming 2020 election audits that Trump demanded

(Reuters) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday defended his state’s upcoming audit of 2020 presidential election results in four counties, action taken after former President Donald Trump demanded probes of the vote last week. Trump’s demand came via an open letter addressed to Abbott on Thursday, part of his continued baseless claim that he lost last November’s election to President Joe Biden because of electoral fraud.

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Texas governor defends upcoming 2020 election audits that Trump demanded

Newly signed Texas law restricts abortion-inducing medications

By Brad Brooks LUBBOCK, Texas (Reuters) - Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Friday signed a new law that restricts access to abortion-inducing medications, just weeks after the state rolled out a near-total ban on abortion procedures. The law on medications prohibits mail-order abortion-inducing drugs and says doctors in the state are only allowed to prescribe them up to seven weeks after conception.

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Newly signed Texas law restricts abortion-inducing medications

Nuclear waste in west Texas? Greg Abbott, Ken Paxton file suit to have plans thrown out

Sep. 24—In a bid to block high-level nuclear waste from being stored in the state, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit Thursday asking a U.S. appeals court to review the legality of a federal permit issued last week. The suit calls the permit, granted by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Sept. 13, "unlawful" and requests that the license be vacated.

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Nuclear waste in west Texas? Greg Abbott, Ken Paxton file suit to have plans thrown out

Trump pressures Texas into launching election audit after $6m Arizona recount proves decisive Biden win

Counties selected for review include heavily-Democratic areas in Houston and Dallas Texas auditing 2020 election results in 4 urban counties Texas officials have confirmed that they will audit the 2020 presidential election results in four large, urban counties as Donald Trump piles on the pressure for a statewide recount – despite winning the state.

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Trump pressures Texas into launching election audit after $6m Arizona recount proves decisive Biden win