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“Nobody’s giving us any answers”: Uvalde parents plead for shooting details as officials stonewall

This article originally appeared on The Texas Tribune. ""Nobody's giving us any answers": Uvalde families demand details of shooting investigation at City Council meeting" was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.
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A Welcome home for Uvalde Shooting survivor

UVALDE, Texas (CNN Newsource) - A teacher who was injured at the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde came home from the hospital last week. More than 40 cars drove Sunday in a welcome event for Arnulo Reyes. He shared an emotional embrace with Sandra Torres-who got out...
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Uvalde families demand details of shooting investigation

UVALDE — At an emotional City Council meeting Thursday, families of the Robb Elementary School shooting victims demanded the mayor release details from the investigation. Mayor Don McLaughlin told them he didn’t have any new information and the city can’t share anything with the public because of the ongoing investigation. “Nobody’s giving us any answers, […]
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How mass shootings in Uvalde and Buffalo spurred push for first federal gun legislation in decades

After two horrific mass shootings in Texas and New York, Congress just passed the most meaningful gun legislation in decades. The Safer Communities Act will expand background checks in some cases, close the so-called boyfriend loophole to prevent domestic abusers from obtaining or keeping firearms and deal out grants to help prevent gun violence and secure schools.
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UVALDE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — Makenna Elrod was a light to all who knew her."She loved her family and friends so much," her mom April Brown Elrod said.Makenna was one of 21 victims killed in the Robb Elementary School shooting May 24, and in the time since then her mom has worked to ensure she is remembered for who she was.Elrod said her 10-year-old daughter "loved to play softball, gymnastics, loved to dance and sing, play with fidgets and spend time with her family." Softball was new to her this year but she fell in love with the sport and her teammates,...
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H-E-B Commits $10M to Help Build New Elementary School Campus in Uvalde

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