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City of Dallas Launches Study to Assess Impact of COVID Pandemic on Work Force

City of Dallas Launches Study to Assess Impact of COVID Pandemic on Work Force

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – The City of Dallas is investing in its work force amid a changing economy. Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson announced on Monday that the city is partnering with Cicero Group to conduct a study assessing the state of the city’s workforce. The study is funded by a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies as part of…MORE

Texas Department of State Health Services Asks COVID-19 Vaccine Providers to Pause Administration of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Texas Department of State Health Services Asks COVID-19 Vaccine Providers to Pause Administration of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

AUSTIN  (WBAP/KLIF News) – The Texas Department of State Health Services is asking vaccine providers in Texas to halt administration of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine following a recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration early Tuesday. The agencies said their decision is based on…MORE

US Recommends ‘Pause’ for J&J vaccine Over Blood Clot Reports

US Recommends ‘Pause’ for J&J vaccine Over Blood Clot Reports

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots. In a joint statement Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration said it was investigating clots in six women…MORE

Nominees to the Texas Public Utilities Commission Advance in State Senate

Nominees to the Texas Public Utilities Commission Advance in State Senate

Austin (WBAP/KLIF) – Two people nominated to the Texas Public Utility Commission advanced monday toward confirmation in the Texas Senate. A shake-up of the PUC came amid February’s power emergency, which left millions of Texans without power for days. Finance expert Peter Lake was nominated by Governor Greg Abbott to be the next chairman, while…MORE

N. Texas Congresswoman Urges Biden To Go To Border

N. Texas Congresswoman Urges Biden To Go To Border

Irving (WBAP/KLIF) – Republican Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne is urging her supporters to sign a petition telling President Biden he must visit the border immediately.  In an email, Van Duyne says she visited the border recently and “I saw first-hand, the thousands of children crammed into profoundly inadequate holding facilities because that’s what Biden wanted. More than…MORE

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