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Texas History

1958 - U.S. President Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act, which formed NASA and led to the establishment of the space center near Houston in 1961.

1988 - The FDIC bailed out the 1st Republic Bank of Dallas with $4 billion.

2010 - Baylor University's KWBU-TV/Waco signed off after 21 years due to budgetary concerns.

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Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called "walking." - George W. Bush

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