Month: July 2015

Texas Sales Tax Holiday is Aug. 7 to 9 – Bryan College Station

Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items priced under $100 during the state’s annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 7 – 9. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and…

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Sen. Cruz: We Should Not Cut Our Military Force in the Face of Grave Threats Around the World – Bryan College Station

Need for a strong national defense is greater than any time in recent history Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the Pentagon’s announcement of cuts to our nation’s military force levels: “As directed by the President, the Army announced it will reduce its force level…

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Cornyn Statement on Extension of Iran Negotiations – Bryan College Station

‘Walking away from a bad deal is a far greater legacy than burdening the U.S. and the world with the dire consequences of one.  WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after ongoing negotiations regarding Iran’s nuclear capability were extended yet again: “I strongly encourage the President and Secretary Kerry to…

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Chairman Hurd’s Statement on OPM Director’s Resignation – Bryan College Station

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-TX), Chairman of the Information Technology Subcommittee on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released the following statement regarding the resignation of Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM):  “It’s too late for the 21 million Americans who had their…

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