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Catherine Krantz

President Trump is celebrating a revamped trade agreement with Mexico and Canada, known as the USMCA, but his replacement for NAFTA still needs to be passed in Congress.The president also says he’s genuinely unsure how a vote would go.

A recent study out of Harvard that looks at rates of opioid overprescription by U.S Congressional district finds that while Texas overall has lower overprescription rates than the national average, Districts 4 and 1 greatly exceed that average.

Monday’s press conference following the Helsinki Summit sparked some reaction in Texas’ 4th US Congressional District. 

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President Trump’s nominee to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will need to go through a confirmation process in the Senate. But that’s not stopping those at the House level from giving their opinions on Judge Brett Kavanaugh.