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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
Bring it back Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/25/19  
Alamo plan set; Lege, stop the meddling San Antonio Express News  Editorial 03/25/19 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Preserve the tools that maintain Texas highways San Antonio Express News  Reed, J. 03/25/19 2 TX bill(s) 4 doc(s)
A&M striving to turn around decline in teacher numbers San Antonio Express News  Sharp, J. 03/25/19  
Texas House and Senate diverge on budget Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 03/25/19 5 TX bill(s)
Texas lawmaker wants to send ‘zombie debt’ to the grave Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 03/25/19 1 TX bill
Austin district, United Way will pair up to expand pre-K push Austin American Statesman  Taboada, M. 03/25/19  
Lower speed limits on Bee Cave’s state-owned roads? Austin American Statesman  Moreno-Lozano, L. 03/25/19 1 TX bill
Worried you'll be scammed by a roofer? Tarrant County lawmaker proposes bill to protect homeowners Dallas Morning News  Barragan, J. 03/25/19 1 TX bill
UTMB set to open on site of shuttered Webster hospital Houston Chronicle  Orozco, Y. 03/25/19 1 doc(s)
SAISD to vote on 18 schools’ operating contracts San Antonio Express News  Malik, A. 03/25/19 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
SB 15 would take away protections that workers deserve Austin American Statesman  Editorial 03/24/19 1 TX bill 5 doc(s)
Raise Texas’ Legal Age to Buy Tobacco Dallas Morning News  Editorial 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s) 5 doc(s)
Real bail reform Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/24/19 5 TX bill(s) 5 doc(s)
Remember Harvey Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/24/19 4 TX bill(s)
Keep tuition in-state for immigrants San Antonio Express News  Editorial 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s) 3 doc(s)
Ups, downs Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/23/19 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Making the case for fixing the open records act Austin American Statesman  Bridges, J. 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s) 5 doc(s)
As Texas changes, so should politics and parties’ identities Houston Chronicle  Rottinghaus, B. 03/24/19  
Money’s muscle in campaign run proves why politics is so broken Houston Chronicle  Cardnell, E. 03/24/19  
Include pre-K in school finance plans Houston Chronicle  Straus, J. 03/23/19 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Loosening his conservative ties? Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 03/24/19  
‘Praying’ for a foster care fix Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 03/24/19 3 doc(s)
Solar companies bask in tax break Houston Chronicle  Dexheimer, E. 03/24/19 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
E-Scooter Firms Rolling Past Lawsuits San Antonio Express News  Selcraig, B. 03/24/19 1 TX bill 8 doc(s)
Support staff seeks a voice in pay issue Dallas Morning News  Allen, R. 03/23/19 3 TX bill(s)
Bills aim to fix management, payouts of public school fund Houston Chronicle  Carroll, S. 03/23/19 6 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Deer Park plant fire flares up again Houston Chronicle  Morris, M. 03/23/19  
Few Texas childcare providers meet quality standards Austin American Statesman  Mekelburg, M. 03/24/19 1 doc(s)
No more House or Senate bills? Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s)
Political spending wraps off at AT&T Dallas Morning News  Rauf, D. 03/24/19 1 doc(s)
Houston smoke plume prompts Texas lawsuit as fire reignites Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Johnson, K. 03/24/19 2 doc(s)
Suddenly, cost-cutting states turn friendly to teachers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Weber, P. 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s)
As Harris draws crowds, some ask: Can only Beto turn Texas blue? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 03/24/19  
Movement toward less partisan political maps gains momentum Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Lieb, D. 03/24/19 1 doc(s)
Raising legal age for tobacco is right call Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 03/24/19 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Hundreds turn out to seek legal advice after Deer Park fire Houston Chronicle  Misiaszek, M. 03/24/19  
Harris makes pitch in D-FW Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 03/23/19  
Forum gives 1st look at options for bypass Dallas Morning News  Ramirez, M. 03/23/19 1 doc(s)
New blaze, spill stymie cleanup Dallas Morning News  Merchant, N. 03/23/19 1 doc(s)
Texans: Carry brass knuckles, and break the law — for now Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 03/23/19 3 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Conservatives worried about Democrats in Texas decide to leave Cornyn alone Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Drusch, A. 03/23/19  
After ushering ‘phenomenal growth,’ Tarleton president plans to go back to teaching Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, D. 03/23/19  
Holder: Texas crucial in coming fight Houston Chronicle  Tallet, O. 03/23/19  
At halfway mark, can legislators get it done? San Antonio Express News  Zelinski, A. 03/23/19 4 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)

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