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Texas County Switches to Paper Ballots after Electronic Voting Glitches

Adan Salazar, Problems with election software spring up in East Texas. A county in Texas has switched to “emergency paper ballots” after electronic voting machines in the region suffered technical glitches. Chambers County Clerk Heather Hawthorne issued a press release Tuesday announcing electronic voting would be suspended until the glitches affecting voting machines could be

Allen West: Economic Growth Policies and the Construction Industry in North and East Texas

(Editors’ Note: This column was co-authored by Meloni McDaniel) There is a saying in Texas, “I wasn’t born in Texas, but I got here as quick as I could.” That phenomena of population growth can certainly be evidenced in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. With a population boom comes increases in economic growth and expansion affecting