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March 9, 2017

An effort to ensure in-custody deaths like hers don't happen again

Michael King

May 28, 2015

Texas Lege looks to finalize budget deal

Richard Whittaker

May 21, 2015

Bill would require additional reporting of vaccine-preventable diseases

Richard Whittaker

May 14, 2015

Naishtat files bill to protect juvenile medical care

Richard Whittaker

May 7, 2015

Anti-LGBT "religious freedom" laws piling up at the Lege

Mary Tuma

April 30, 2015

Rep. Walle proposes bill to rein in dog attacks

Richard Whittaker

April 23, 2015

Lawmakers try to regulate ammonium nitrate storage

Richard Whittaker

April 16, 2015

Rep. Dutton proposes to cut taxes for sexually-oriented business

Richard Whittaker

April 9, 2015

Will third time be a charm for statewide texting ban?

Richard Whittaker

April 2, 2015

House wants to throw some money at border problems

Amy Kamp

March 26, 2015

HB 2918: Villalba's bill would restrict filming of police activity

Chase Hoffberger

March 18, 2015

Austin-area rep. wants landlords to think twice before disregarding eviction laws

Tony Cantú

March 12, 2015

Legislator wants lawyers for "the unborn"

Mary Tuma

March 5, 2015

Bill by Rep. Eddie Rodriguez would support community schools

Richard Whittaker

February 26, 2015

Rep. Molly White wants to protect Texas from the UN's sustainability agenda

Richard Whittaker

February 19, 2015

Senate Bill 487: Ellis files bill to help convicted receive new DNA tests

Richard Whittaker

February 5, 2015

Flynn files bill that would allow teachers to kill at schools in the name of defending property

Richard Whittaker

February 7, 2013

Building a Better Texas

Jordan Smith

May 26, 2011

Last-minute school finance fix near collapse – special session beckons

Richard Whittaker

May 19, 2011

House Bill 911

Lee Nichols

May 12, 2011

Legal landscape shifts in passage of 'emergency' item

Richard Whittaker

May 5, 2011

Giving yacht buyers a reason to rock

Richard Whittaker

April 28, 2011

Proclamation for Days of Prayer for Rain in Texas

Richard Whittaker

April 21, 2011

A quality control proposal for state government

Richard Whittaker

April 14, 2011

Special gun privileges for lawmakers?

Richard Whittaker

April 7, 2011

Making room in the budget for downtrodden traditionalists

Lee Nichols

March 31, 2011

Making progress toward a Flying Spaghetti Monster Studies department

Lee Nichols

March 24, 2011

Abortion be gone

Jordan Smith

March 16, 2011

A proposal to outlaw abortion

Jordan Smith

March 10, 2011

Leaping through the 'laundry loophole'

Lee Nichols

March 3, 2011

Texans in space

Richard Whittaker

February 10, 2011

Watson files a sexting bill

Jordan Smith

February 3, 2011

Riddle's voter ID/education/immigration smash-up

Richard Whittaker

January 27, 2011

House Joint Resolution 20

Lee Nichols

January 20, 2011

Brutal budget process in store

Richard Whittaker

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