Ag chief testifies before Homeland Security panel

October 2011
Graham Leader;10/19/2011, Vol. 136 Issue 19, p2A
The article offers news briefs related to Texas in October 2011 including burn barns in the state, national unemployment rate, and the clause for minority population in the Voting Rights Act of 1965.


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