The top local stories this afternoon from KERA News: This year, all 36 of Texas’ congressional representatives are up for re-election. Yet most observers only consider one of those races to actually be competitive. Part of that reason has to do with how the districts themselves are drawn.
Texans are struggling to pay for housing, despite the state’s reputation as an affordable place to live. Almost half of renters are spending more than 30 percent of their income on housing.
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