BJ Austin http://tpr.org en Bush: Immigrants Deserve 'Benevolent Spirit' http://tpr.org/post/bush-applauds-immigrant-contributions-calls-positive-immigration-reform Former President George W. Bush welcomed 20 immigrants from 12 countries as U.S. citizens this morning, hailing the historic contributions of newcomers and calling for a "benevolent spirit" in the debate over immigration reform.<p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 19:43:02 +0000 BJ Austin 14557 at http://tpr.org Bush: Immigrants Deserve 'Benevolent Spirit' Dallas Police Honor Legendary Detective 50 Years After Historic Role In JFK Assassination http://tpr.org/post/dallas-police-honor-legendary-detective-50-years-after-historic-role-jfk-assassination <span style="line-height: 1.5;">An iconic Texas lawman in a white hat was honored at Dallas Police headquarters Tuesday. Former Dallas police detective James </span>Leavelle<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was recognized 50 years after the assassination of President John Kennedy catapulted him into history.&#160;</span><p> Wed, 15 May 2013 17:38:01 +0000 BJ Austin 11425 at http://tpr.org Dallas Police Honor Legendary Detective 50 Years After Historic Role In JFK Assassination Senate Bill Proposes Using Empty Classrooms For Charter School Expansion http://tpr.org/post/senate-bill-proposes-using-empty-classrooms-charter-school-expansion The head of the Senate Education Committee says 100,000 Texas families are on waiting lists for charter schools, and it's time to expand the number of charters and provide more funding.&#160;<p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 16:02:35 +0000 BJ Austin 6825 at http://tpr.org Senate Bill Proposes Using Empty Classrooms For Charter School Expansion Five Ways A New Year's Cocktail Messes You Up http://tpr.org/post/five-ways-new-years-cocktail-messes-you As we prepare to pop the cork on champagne to welcome the New Year, Bryan Wasson, an internal medicine specialist at Baylor Medical Center in Irving, breaks down the effect of alcohol on the body.<p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 19:19:46 +0000 BJ Austin 4055 at http://tpr.org Five Ways A New Year's Cocktail Messes You Up Texas Senate Unveils Tax Credit Plan To Send Students To Private Schools http://tpr.org/post/texas-senate-unveils-tax-credit-plan-send-students-private-schools Texas Senate leaders today announced efforts to assist public school children who want to attend private schools.<p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 20:47:19 +0000 Shelley Kofler & BJ Austin 3565 at http://tpr.org Texas Senate Unveils Tax Credit Plan To Send Students To Private Schools Funding Mental Health Care In Texas: State Is Last In The Nation http://tpr.org/post/funding-mental-health-care-texas-state-last-nation Mental health care has become a topic of discussion after last week’s school shootings. Two North Texans working in the field are calling for a new attitude and more money.<p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:33:40 +0000 BJ Austin 3506 at http://tpr.org Funding Mental Health Care In Texas: State Is Last In The Nation