Karen Hughes

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    May 3, 2011

    Charter Chain Harmony Public Schools Celebrates 10 Big Ones at the Winspear

    Photos by Patrick MichelsLaura Leppert accepts an award for support of education, on behalf of her husband Tom Leppert, from Harmony Superintendent Soner Tarim.Harmony Public Schools, Texas' largest chain of charter schools, packed all but the uppermost tier of the Winspear last night for a celebrat ... More >>

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    July 9, 2008

    Bush Bud Karen Hughes Now Working for Top Clinton Advisor Mark Penn

    Karen Hughes Karen Hughes -- you know, SMU grad, former KXAS-Channel 5 reporter and longtime Bushie -- has a new gig, it was announced this morning. She's now Global Vice Chair at Burson-Marstell, one of the top five public relations companies in the world -- and, certainly, among the most controver ... More >>

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003
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    September 4, 2003

    PR Nightmare

    Terrell Bolton didn't get much help when dealing with the media

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    January 4, 2001

    Dubya, We Knew You When...

    With a homeboy headed for the White House, a handful of his Dallas pals have hopes of making their mark on Washington

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    September 30, 1999

    Maverick rides again

    Democratic media whiz Mark McKinnon left partisan politics behind until George W. Bush swept him off his feet

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    July 22, 1999


    Spanish flyways; Friends in low places; So long, friend

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    September 17, 1998

    Smoke-filled room

    When Dan Morales brokered Texas' $17.3 billion tobacco settlement, he blew away Governor Bush. He also made sure his friends got a few puffs.

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    September 10, 1998

    Some Fly, Some Die

    How DISD betrays children of color

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    September 3, 1998

    GOP to gays: Butt out

    Texas' Log Cabin Republicans find themselves the ultimate outsiders--vilified by both the GOP and fellow gays

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    December 11, 1997
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    June 26, 1997

    Sonny is grounded

    Governor vetoes a Dallas businessman's sweetheart legislation

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    April 6, 1995
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    November 3, 1994