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Claire Ballor
Burgess talks to tamer but dissatisfied crowd

Burgess talks to tamer but dissatisfied crowd

FORT WORTH -- Weeks after his last town hall erupted with shouting, booing and hissing, Rep. Michael Burgess on Saturday drew a somewhat smaller and quieter -- yet still plenty angry -- crowd.

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O’Rourke brings U.S. Senate bid to Denton

O’Rourke brings U.S. Senate bid to Denton

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said this week that some Democrats make him want to drink. On Saturday night at Backyard at Bell, a mob of Denton County Democrats opened tabs at the bar and gathered around U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, who is gunning for Cruz's job in 2018.

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Lake Dallas, Sanger school board races stack up

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Caitlyn Jones

Four seats are contested in two local school board races as the May election inches closer. In Lake Dallas ISD, Blake Abbe will challenge incumbent Tim Hicks for his Place 6 spot, while current board President Lance Stacy runs unopposed for his Place 5 seat. Sanger ISD voters will see a busy ballot with a $26.7 million bond package proposal and six candidates running for three open board places.

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