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Texas has a Harvey Czar and its John Sharp — Texas Tribune
Chancellor of Texas A&M University and former longtime Democratic elected official leads rebuilding efforts in the state. 

A year before Harvey, Houston-area flood control chief saw “no looming issues” — Texas Tribune
Many flooded-out residents are asking whether local officials could have done anything to mitigate the damage wreaked by Hurricane Harvey. 

Trump will end DACA in six months, confirming dreamers’ fears and putting onus on Congress —Chronicle of Higher Education
Administration expected action to curtail Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which grants some legal protections to immigrants who were illegally brought to the United States as children.

U.S. News: Fewer Americans value a college degree — Wall Street Journal
Survey findings reflect an increase in public skepticism of higher education.