TX politics reporter @dallasnews. Eye on criminal justice, LGBT issues. Hoya saxa! Who Dat! Ex-@houstonchron @nolanews @asahi. I đź’• cats lmcgaughy@dallasnews.com

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I am an experienced reporter with in-depth knowledge of state politics, national trends and international affairs. I have covered the Legislature in two states, one presidential election and foreign policy in Washington, DC.

I currently cover Texas politics for The Dallas Morning News. Based in A...

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RT @jdawsey1: WSJ reports Trump's lawyer created a Delaware LLC to pay adult film star $130,000 in hush money a month before the… https://t.co/33dpVvIAgo
"You cross my border, I will shoot you in the face” "I don't like gay people" “I was called an Islamophobe...I'm not afraid of them. I don't like them...They were like, 'well, you're racist.'...Fine if that's the definition of it, then I guess I am.'"  http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/18/politics/kfile-carl-higbie-on-the-radio/index.html 
RT @jsmccullou: Anthony Shore has been executed, the first in 2018 in Texas and the country. He was pronounced dead at 6:28 p.m., 2… https://t.co/4OIgCDSBPz
UPDATED: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Democratic opponent, spar over who actually raised more money. The cont…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/954142855852953600 
RT @davidmcswane: Episodically following the drama as one of the world's largest companies decides from which desperate city it will… https://t.co/lh9q2ImfoD
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