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Obama May Receive Cool Texas Welcome in Wildfire Areas

President Barack Obama is scheduled to make a trip to Texas Tuesday, but his reception may be cool in areas affected by the grassland wildfires that have plagued the Lone Star State all spring. The president will visit El Paso … Continue reading

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Texas Governor Rick Perry Blasts Obama for Ignoring Fires.

While Oklahoma and Arkansas residents worry about too much rainwater, Texas is still operating under a burn ban that covers most of the state – 211 of the 254 counties – still suffering under drought conditions and grassland fires. Texas … Continue reading

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