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The reclusive billionaire who's spent $75 million on Trump and $25 million on RFK Jr.

Timothy Mellon is a billionaire heir who's spent millions on GOP causes and once gave over $50 mill…

Bryan Metzger   


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Here's where Biden and Trump stand on immigration in the 2024 race

Biden has sought to get on the offensive regarding immigration. But Trump believes the issue will b…

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NYC hotel rooms are averaging over $300 a night as many hotels exclusively house migrants, reducing supply during a tourism boom

About 135 of the nearly 700 hotels in New York City are now sheltering asylum seekers, According to…

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A Texas judge has declared unconstitutional a law championed by Gov. Greg Abbott that limits the power of Democratic-led cities

The law, dubbed "the law that kills," was so broad it prevented local ordinances that mandated thin…

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Texas construction workers protest after Greg Abbott axed mandated water breaks, calling it 'the law that kills'

The law has coincided with a punishing summer heat wave. Some areas of Texas are reaching 110 degre…

Katie Hawkinson   


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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is giving schools supplemental material to combat 'misinformation and prejudice' about the Israel-Hamas war

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is giving schools materials like guides from the Anti-Defamation League on t…

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Greg Abbott has cut required water breaks for Texas construction workers and labor advocates say it could kill them

Meanwhile, Texas is experiencing a record-setting heatwave, with heat indexes across the state reac…

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott told Chicago's mayor he'll continue to bus migrants out of Texas 'until Biden secures the border'

The letter came after Chicago's mayor wrote and pleaded with him to stop sending migrants to the mi…

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New York Mayor Eric Adams to bus asylum seekers upstate, much like Texas Gov. Greg Abbott bused asylum seekers to New York City

Just as Eric Adams has decried Abbott for busing immigrants to New York City, local officials upsta…

Katie Balevic   


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Abbott's Texas National Guard set up a secret spy operation and treated the border like it was the war in Iraq: whistleblowers

Texas National Guardsmen created an unauthorized foreign intelligence operation by using WhatsApp t…

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Results: Republican Gov. Greg Abbott defeats Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in Texas

The race involved many culture-war issues that were national themes, including access to abortion a…

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's aides were 'annoyed' by DeSantis' migrant stunt: NYT

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis flew dozens of migrants from San Antonio to Martha's Vineyard earlier thi…

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Republican Gov. Greg Abbott vies for reelection against Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in Texas

Abbott, who is seeking a third term, is involved in one of the priciest election fights the Lone St…

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Texas Gov. Abbott doesn't want to remove his 1,000-foot Rio Grande barrier full of metal blades unless the Supreme Court tells him to

A judge ruled Wednesday that Texas must remove the 1,000-foot barrier full of saw blades designed t…

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5 months after the worst school shooting in Texas history, Greg Abbott easily triumphed in Uvalde County

Speaking to the Texas Tribune, families of the victims killed in the Robb Elementary School shootin…

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Gov. Greg Abbott said Texas 'desperately needs more money' to address the border after spending millions on busing migrants to other parts of the country

During Biden's trip to the border, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott renewed calls for the federal government …

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