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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
Sending vaccines to cities one path out of ‘dark winter’ San Antonio Express News  Editorial 01/21/21 6 doc(s)
Biden's immigration plan: pathway to citizenship, DACA safeguards, increased aid to Central American countries Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 01/21/21 7 doc(s)
Joe Biden sworn in as 46th president, pleads with Americans to ‘end this uncivil war’ Dallas Morning News  Gillman, T. 01/21/21 1 doc(s)
President Joe Biden is sworn in — and already clashing with Texas Republicans Houston Chronicle  Osborne, J. 01/21/21 6 doc(s)
As Biden takes oath, Texas Democrats rejoice, Republicans point to peaceful transfer of power Austin American Statesman  Moritz, J. 01/21/21 1 doc(s)
No pardon for Ken Paxton as Trump departs White House Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/21/21 4 doc(s)
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to President Biden: I'll see you in court, frequently Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
Joe Biden, Kamala Harris sworn in; only handful gather outside Texas Capitol Austin American Statesman  Bradshaw, K. 01/21/21 1 doc(s)
Can Joe Biden unify America? It starts with creating the right tone Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/21/21  
Dallas County reports 3,469 new coronavirus cases, 30 deaths; Tarrant adds 23 deaths Dallas Morning News  Branham, D. 01/21/21 4 doc(s)
Dallas County backtracks on COVID-19 vaccine priorities after Texas threatens to reduce supply Dallas Morning News  Garcia, N. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
Texas Capitol quiet on Inauguration Day as Joe Biden takes office Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dearman, E. 01/21/21  
Galveston County, UTMB to open mass COVID-19 vaccination hub Houston Chronicle  Powell, N. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
UH researchers address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in minority communities Houston Chronicle  Britto, B. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
States report vaccine shortages and cancel appointments Houston Chronicle  Peltz, J. 01/21/21 1 doc(s)
Bail reform lawsuit seeks to exclude 23 judges, saying AG Ken Paxton 'not acting in good faith' Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 01/21/21 2 doc(s)
Biden policies could provide short-term boost, long-term challenge to Houston economy Houston Chronicle  Carballo, R. 01/21/21 2 doc(s)
New COVID-19 cases plummet, but deaths remain high San Antonio Express News  Chasnoff, B. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
COVID-19 vaccines may become annual shots, UTMB researchers say San Antonio Express News  Powell, N. 01/21/21  
Scarcity of COVID-19 vaccine and fair distribution worry San Antonio hospital administrators San Antonio Express News  Garcia, L. 01/21/21 5 doc(s)
Judge orders Empower Texans CEO Michael Quinn Sullivan to pay ethics fines San Antonio Express News  Goldenstein, T. 01/21/21 3 doc(s)
Pandemic wields influence over session Amarillo Globe-News  Ramsey, R. 01/20/21 2 TX bill(s) 3 doc(s)
Texas needs ranked-choice voting to avoid runoffs Galveston Daily News  Cao, C. 01/20/21 1 doc(s)
Texas should support small business partnerships with digital platforms, not hamper them Rio Grande Guardian  Contreras, S. 01/20/21 3 doc(s)
Laredo officials consider morality of governor’s rules as the city faces ‘COVID hell’ Laredo Morning Times  Wallace, J. 01/20/21 3 doc(s)

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