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Decline in power for Texas looming in Washington

Thanks to a lack of strong state ties to Republican Donald Trump’s campaign and a weak bench on the Democratic side, it’s unlikely Texas talent will flood the executive branch in 2017 — no matter if Trump or Hillary Clinton wins the White House in November. Thanks to term limits for committee chairs, Texas power in Congress will soon be diminishing as well.

Fort Worth

I-35W traffic switch: Northbound ramp to Loop 820 opens Tuesday

Two next exit ramps from Interstate 35W to Loop 820 will open Tuesday in north Fort Worth. The reconstruction project of I-35W, including the interchange at Loop 820, includes reconstruction of existing main lanes, modernization of ramps and frontage roads and the addition of two toll express lanes in each direction. The existing main lanes will remain toll-free.

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