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Victoria ISD board president on proposition results

VISD board president Mike Mercer comments on the election results, with some propositions passing and others not

VICTORIA, Texas - The unofficial results of the November 2 election which had four VISD propositions indicate that two of the four propositions will pass. Proposition A is…

President Biden promotes economic plans following prime-time speech

"Getting America Back on Track" tour kicks off today

Originally Published: 29 APR 21 12:11 ET By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden hit the road on Thursday, traveling to Georgia to promote his sweeping economic proposals the day after making the case for the massive new…

Texans team president resigns after 20 years

Houston finished 4-12 last season after reaching the playoffs in the previous two years.

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans president Jamey Rootes has resigned after more than 20 years, the team’s latest move in an offseason of upheaval. The announcement was made Wednesday and said that Rootes was leaving to pursue interests as a…

Bill Belichick will not be accepting the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Belichick was to be honored on Thursday.

(AP) New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick announced Monday night that he will not accept the Presidential Medal of Freedom, saying “remaining true to the people, team and country I love outweigh the benefits of any individual award.” In a…

Trump to visit U.S.-Mexico border to laud border wall

By KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to travel to the U.S.-Mexico border on Tuesday to highlight his administration’s work on the border wall, the White House said Saturday. Trump will travel to the town of…

President signs COVID-19 relief package

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Donald Trump has signed a $900 billion pandemic relief package that will deliver long-sought cash to businesses and individuals. Trump announced the signing in a statement Sunday night. The massive bill includes $1.4…

5 things to know for November 24: Biden, coronavirus, Nigeria, China, emissions

Here's what you need to know to get up to speed and on with your day

1. Election 2020 The Trump administration is ready to begin the formal transition process with President-elect Joe Biden. The General Services Administration made the announcement yesterday, marking the first step the administration has taken to acknowledge the President's electoral defeat.…

Election Day is now 'Election Week.' Here are 50 ways to get through it

You did it! You voted! Here's what to do next...

(CNN) -- You did it. You voted. But you still don't know who won the US presidential race. If you're feeling anxious, know that "nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action," according to the late American painter and writer Walter Anderson.…

Crossroads Countdown: Victoria's Election Participation

Here's a look at current early voting numbers in Victoria and past voting turn-outs.

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria's political involvement throughout the years has been immense. Taking a look at our city's statistics, we can see that presidential elections and policy are important for community…

President Trump announces $2 million grant for 9/11 Memorial

The funding through the National Park Service will provide critical support for the continued operation

WASHINGTON –President Trump announced the award of a $2 million 9/11 Memorial Act grant to the National September 11 Memorial & Memorial Plaza in New York City. The funding through the National Park Service will provide critical support for the continued operation,…

Victoria College announces Presidential finalists

VICTORIA, Texas - The presidential search committee recently interviewed the finalists via video conferencing. The four finalists are  Mickey D. Best, Jennifer Kent, James R. Dire, and Robert J. Exley. On Monday…

Deval Patrick announces presidential campaign

Deval Patrick officially announced a late-entry 2020 presidential campaign on Thursday, thrusting the former Massachusetts governor into an already crowded field of Democratic candidates less than three months before the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary.