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Abbott, Paxton request FEMA funding for churches

Gov. Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton have sent a letter to President Donald Trump  requesting that churches and other houses of worship have the same access to Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster relief funding as secular nonprofit organizations following Hurricane Harvey. The letter comes after U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn of Texas, along with Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri and Sen. James Lankford […]