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By Andrew P. Napolitano
Obama's veil of secrecy is pierced
Topic - Susan Combs
The University of Texas Center for Identity says it's using $5 million in state money for a resource center that will allow Texans to better deal with identity theft and online fraud.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Jan. 15, 2014.
Forty-thousand dollars per student sounds like the annual price tag for tuition at a prestigious college. But it's actually the projected cost to build a pre-kindergarten school in Austin, Texas, that has state officials sparring with the local school board.
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The top elected woman in Texas gave the Republican Party a tongue-lashing Wednesday, saying her party showed in this week's off-year elections that it can be clueless when it comes to connecting with women voters.
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Texas Comptroller Susan Combs got the money as a rider to the current state budget and said Thursday she hoped the center would enable people to better manage identity risks.
"There was one right here in Austin which is the Anita Uphaus early education center, and I referred to it as [the] Taj Mahal for tots," said Ms. Combs, who acts as the chief treasurer and accountant for the Lone Star state.