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Top Stories: New Year, New Laws In Texas; Escaping Hurricane Harvey With A Disability

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The top local stories this evening from KERA News: The new year brings new laws to Texas. More than 24 new laws are now in effect, and they include revisions to the state’s controversial Voter ID law. Mike Ward is the Austin bureau chief for the Houston Chronicle and he talked about the changes with Texas Standard guest host Laura Rice.