MJ Hegar, Royce West head to runoff in Democratic primary to challenge U.S. Sen. John Cornyn

MJ Hegar and Royce West are advancing to a runoff for the Democratic nomination to challenge U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas.

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Chody out-raises, outspends other county candidates

Incumbent (R) Sheriff Robert Chody out-raised and outspent everyone in the entire county in his campaign for re-election. Chody raised $23,945 and spent $56,267.36. He received several large donations, including $7,500 from Dr. Michael Daigle, $5,000 from Troy and Mary Rodriguez, $2,500 from Jim Schwertner and three $1,000 donations from other individual donors. 

Mike Gleason, retired Williamson County Police Chief, is running as a Democrat against Chody. Gleason raised and spent substantially less than Chody, raising $2,678.30 and spending $1,992.50.

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Fed is headed for two quarter-point rate cuts this year: Survey

Economists now expect the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates multiple times this year – coming round to the view held by investors, though they haven't gotten all the way there …

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