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Greg Abbott’s Hazmat Hide-and-Seek

The problem with suggesting that folks “drive around” poking their noses into the dealings of chemical companies and fertilizer manufacturers is that, well, folks are probably going to do it.

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The Trouble with TribTalk

The tens of Texans who’ve been waiting with bated breath to read Republican Congressman Steve “If babies had guns, they wouldn’t be aborted” Stockman’s ever-developing thoughts on the virtual currency Bitcoin finally exhaled in May, when Stockman took to the pixeled pages of The Texas Tribune’s new op-ed offshoot, TribTalk, to chastise the federal government […]

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The Raw and the Overcooked: Fighting Foodborne Illness

As more and more people get interested in local food, organic food and pesticide-free food, she says, the logical next step is that they bring that newfound interest into their own kitchens and to their own dinner tables. And they want to do it safely.

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