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House runoff in Texas set between GOP's Wright, Ellzey

May. 02, 2021 16:13 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A runoff for a U.S. House seat in Texas is set between Republican Susan Wright, whose husband was the first member of Congress to die after being diagnosed with COVID-19, and Republican Jake Ellzey. Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez was narrowly...

Republican Susan Wright makes US House runoff in Texas

May. 02, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Susan Wright of Texas, the widow of the first member of Congress to die after contracting COVID-19, advanced to a U.S. House runoff for her late husband’s seat Saturday night. But who she will face remained too early to call. With...

Today in History

Mar. 04, 2021 14:09 PM EST

Today in History Today is Thursday, March 4, the 63rd day of 2021. There are 302 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 4, 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt took office as America’s 32nd president. ...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Feb. 24, 2021 14:52 PM EST

Glens Falls Post-Star. February 23, 2021. EDITORIAL: Crime rates have fallen dramatically, expensive prisons are closing, it’s all good It’s never good when major upstate employers close, and it’s never bad when reductions in the criminal...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Feb. 22, 2021 10:11 AM EST

Dallas Morning News. Feb. 18, 2021. Editorial: ‘Only the strong survive?’ That isn’t the society we want. Former Colorado City Mayor Tim Boyd has government all wrong If there’s one thing people freezing inside their own homes didn’t need,...