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The Legislative Reference Library produces a Daily Newspaper Clipping Service for members of the Legislative community. Each morning, Library staff members select and compile articles of interest to the legislature from over 30 national and regional newspapers.

Headline Newspaper Columnist Date Related Links
At long last, Texans have real contests in real elections Houston Chronicle  Editorial 05/24/18  
I got arrested for standing up against poverty Austin American Statesman  McKim, M. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
What Texas parents need to know about STAAR Austin American Statesman  McHenry, B. 05/24/18 3 doc(s)
Conservatives aren’t ‘doing nothing’; our list focuses on societal changes Dallas Morning News  Davis, M. 05/24/18  
The table is set for November with Beto vs. Ted being the race to watch Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ramsey, R. 05/24/18  
Remember, seat belts can be life-savers San Antonio Express News  Mills, D. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
Valdez squeezes past White, faces big Abbott challenge next Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 05/24/18  
Ahead of speaker election, moderates hold strong in Texas GOP runoffs Austin American Statesman  Walsh, S. 05/24/18 1 TX bill
Lawsuit: Texas GOP judge fired secretary for anti-Trump Facebook posts Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
Will Valdez help or hurt? Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 05/24/18  
State leaders seek campus security upgrades, but hefty bill looms Houston Chronicle  Carpenter, J. 05/24/18  
Central Texas congressional matchups take shape Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 05/24/18  
Familiar name, black voters helped Cole win in House District 46 Austin American Statesman  Chang, J. 05/24/18  
Gov. Greg Abbott says he can support modest gun safety regulations Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 05/24/18 2 doc(s)
Time for the look-at-me candidate to look ahead Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 05/24/18  
State officials: Travis case shows more auto title oversight needed Austin American Statesman  Sechler, B. 05/24/18 3 doc(s)
Bastrop County wildlife management group wins state land steward award Austin American Statesman  Sevilla, A. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
Governor speaks about issues related to shooting at high school Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 05/24/18 2 doc(s)
Dems’ runoff turnout hits historic low Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 05/24/18  
Attorney sorry for client’s sex assault claim Dallas Morning News  Branham, D. 05/24/18  
Mental health top focus Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
Student in custody after school threats Dallas Morning News  Wigglesworth, V. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
5 key issues for North Texas in the November elections Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 05/24/18  
Energy-saving products are tax free May 26-28 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 05/24/18 2 doc(s)
Lawyer for woman accusing Texas trooper of sex assault apologizes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  English, S. 05/24/18  
Concrete crushing facility resurfacing after long absence Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, S. 05/24/18 2 doc(s)
Fletcher seeks aid of Republicans 'without a party' to challenge Culberson for Congress Houston Chronicle  Diaz, K. 05/24/18  
Lake Travis death underscores importance of following boating safety measures Houston Chronicle  Tompkins, S. 05/24/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Lupe Valdez is worth a look from voters disappointed in Greg Abbott Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 05/24/18  
Lupe Valdez 'comes out swinging' for uphill battle Houston Chronicle  Ward, M. 05/24/18  
Judge booted from death row case after racial comments Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 05/24/18 1 doc(s)
S.A. congressional races set for November, and the money is pouring in San Antonio Express News  Lambrecht, B. 05/24/18  
Abbott's roundtable talks are a good start after Santa Fe Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 05/23/18  
Governor: Stick to Texas school safety, not border fear mongering McAllen Monitor  Editorial 05/23/18 1 doc(s)
Open speaker job draws hopefuls Victoria Advocate  McNeely, D. 05/23/18  
Texas must keep guns away from those who would 'murder our children,' Gov. Greg Abbott says Abilene Reporter-News  Moritz, J. 05/23/18 1 doc(s)
Lupe Valdez tops Andrew White to win Democratic runoff for Texas governor Abilene Reporter-News  Moritz, J. 05/23/18  
2018 Texas primary runoff election: Holguin and Cloud will vie for District 27 in November Corpus Christi Caller Times  Dearman, E. 05/23/18  
2018 Texas primary runoff election: Gina Ortiz Jones will face Will Hurd for District 23 El Paso Times  Mekelburg, M. 05/23/18  
Dominguez unseats Oliveira in District 37 runoff McAllen Monitor  Tamez-Robledo, N. 05/23/18  
Cloud wins GOP District 27 Victoria Advocate  Riker, M. 05/23/18  
Eric Holguin claims victory in Democratic congressional race Victoria Advocate  Wilcox, J. 05/23/18  
Leman wins District 13 GOP nomination Victoria Advocate  Perez, I. 05/23/18  
Lupe Valdez Prepares to Face Greg Abbott in Texas: ‘This Election Is Not Going to Be Bought’ New York Times  Caron, C. 05/24/18  
10 Modest Steps to Cut Gun Violence New York Times  Kristof, N. 05/24/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     05/23/18  

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