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Fiesta Mart sold to D.C.-based firm

Fiesta, which caters to Hispanic consumers, is among the largest grocery chains in the U.S., with 60 stores in Texas. The company was founde…

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the Iowa Agriculture Summit, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Senate votes to scrap Perry tech fund

The Senate has voted to heed Gov. Greg Abbott’s call to abolish a technology incentive program his predecessor used to distribute $200 milli…