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    New Member of Congress, Representative John Ratcliffe

    Representative John Ratcliffe (R-TX) talked about his role as a new member of Congress. He defeated long-time incumbent Republican Ralph Hall in the primary.

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    Texas Response to Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage

    Chuck Lendell reported by telephone on the response in Texas to the previous day’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling making same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states.

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    New Member of Congress, Representative William Hurd

    Representative William Hurd (R-TX) talked about his role as a new member of Congress representing Texas’s 23rd District. Topics included his work for the Central Intelligence…

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    Walker v. Sons of Confederate Veterans Oral Argument

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Walker v. Texas Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. The case concerns the First Amendment and the state of Texas’s refusal to issue…

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    Rosenberg Library Museum Archives and Collections

    Peggy Dillard toured the Rosenberg Library Museum, presented items from the library’s archives and collections, and talked about the history of Galveston, Texas. Items in the…

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    Port of Galveston

    Dwayne Jones talked about the history of the Port of Galveston, Texas. The port was one of the busiest in the country, exporting commodities such as cotton, cattle, and rice, and also…

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    American History TV in Galveston, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Galveston, Texas, from January 16-20, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Book TV in Galveston, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Galveston, Texas, from January 16-20, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Tall Ship Elissa

    Jamie White talked about the Tall Ship Elissa, an 1877 merchant sailing vessel. The Elissa was built when sailing ships were beginning to be replaced by steam ships, and is still a…

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    History of Juneteenth

    Doug Matthews talked about the history of Juneteenth and Ashton Villa, the historic home in Galveston, Texas, where Major General Gordon Granger delivered the news of the end of the Civil…

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    American History TV in Corpus Christi, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Corpus Christi, Texas, from January 12-15, to feature the history and literary life…

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    Padre Island National Seashore

    Patrick Gamman, director of Communications for Padre Island National Seashore, talked about the history of the untouched piece of land and how it is used today. Four nations have…

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    Book TV in Corpus Christi, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Corpus Christi, Texas, from January 12-15, to feature the history and literary life…

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    Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

    The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History was profiled and the history of the city was explored through one of the Museum’s exhibits. Corpus Christi was as small trading…

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    Mayor Martinez on Corpus Christi, Texas

    Mayor Nelda Martinez talked about the city of Corpus Christi, Texas, as scenes of the city were shown. This interview took place at Corpus Christi City Hall. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Texas Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Greg Abbott (R) was sworn in as the 48th governor of Texas in an inauguration ceremony at the state capitol in Austin. Following the swearing-in ceremony, Governor Abbott delivered…

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    Book Discussion on Lone Star Nation

    Richard Parker talked about his book Lone Star Nation: How Texas Will Transform America, in which he argues that Texas, which was undergoing rapid changes, would have as big of an impact on…

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    American History TV in Austin, Texas

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Austin, Texas, from December 2-6, to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    History of the Texas State Capitol

    Curator of the Capitol Ali James gave a tour of the Texas Capitol and some of its artwork. She talked about the history of the building and how it tells the history of Texas.…

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    Struggle for Equality in Texas

    Mark Smith and John Anderson talked about the struggle for equality for Mexican Americans, African Americans, and women in Texas. This segment also featured information about the Texas…

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