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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
Getting Out the Vote Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/18/18  
A Warning To Us All Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/18/18  
Don’t make our kids your bargaining CHIP Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 01/18/18 1 doc(s)
Bind up the nation’s wounds Austin American Statesman  Dale, T. 01/18/18 1 TX bill
Texas is too right for White Dallas Morning News  Reynolds, R. 01/18/18  
A Jim Crow divide in college sports Dallas Morning News  Jackson, V. 01/18/18 2 doc(s)
There's a reason Texas governors keep failing to lower property taxes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ramsey, R. 01/18/18 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
In just two months, Adler amasses $283k campaign war chest Austin American Statesman  Findell, E. 01/18/18  
Infant mortality still hits harder in certain Houston areas Houston Chronicle  Ackerman, T. 01/18/18 1 doc(s)
GOP plan to avert shutdown leaves out Harvey aid Houston Chronicle  Diaz, K. 01/18/18 3 doc(s)
Uresti trial set to begin as most salacious criminal case in years San Antonio Express News  Danner, P. 01/18/18 3 doc(s)
George P. Bush tops Patterson in fundraising in land commissioner race Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/18/18  
Paxton: School voting action appears to violate state law Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/18/18 2 doc(s)
Workman out-raises opponents in western Travis County primary Austin American Statesman  Silver, J. 01/18/18  
$23 million in state-funded vests to raise police safety to new level Austin American Statesman  Rice, R. 01/18/18 1 TX bill
DPS acts to prevent violent confrontations at capitol Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 01/18/18 1 TX bill 6 doc(s)
Two Smithville families get keys to new state-financed homes Austin American Statesman  Huber, M. 01/18/18 2 doc(s)
City of Dallas picks up $2.4M tab for service Dallas Morning News  Ayala, E. 01/18/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Valdez camp short on cash and contact Dallas Morning News  Ragland, J. 01/18/18  
Huffines, Paxton bring big money to race Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/18/18  
Abbott seeks minority support Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/18/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
After loan, Dem tops Paxton in fundraising Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 01/18/18 2 doc(s)
Challenger airs ad in agriculture race Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/18/18 1 doc(s)
Abbott wants to limit property tax increases Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 01/18/18 1 doc(s)
Candidates spend $1.3 million running for ag commissioner Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 01/18/18  
Demetria Smith still campaigning as a Democratic candidate for governor Houston Chronicle  Ward, M. 01/18/18  
If federal government shuts down, what will that mean for Texas? Houston Chronicle  Matos, A. 01/18/18  
Austin entrepreneur Kopser leads money chase in S.A. congressional district San Antonio Express News  Lambrecht, B. 01/18/18  
What a federal shutdown could mean for San Antonio’s missions San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 01/18/18  
Abbott's tax plan overlooks some real problems Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 01/17/18 1 doc(s)
Good Luck With That Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 01/17/18 2 doc(s)
Politicians lag behind people on pot law changes Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 01/12/18 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
Clean up the Agua SUD water district in Hidalgo Co. McAllen Monitor  Editorial 01/12/18 2 TX bill(s)
Redistricting makes Texas ‘better politically’ Abilene Reporter-News  Stenholm, C. 01/14/18 1 doc(s)
'The Post 'movie dramatizes the importance of government in the sunshine Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 01/13/18 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Texas Democrats line up to compete in vulnerable congressional race El Paso Times  Mekelburg, M. 01/17/18  
Schools gain authority under new anti-bullying law Waco Tribune Herald  Conlon, S. 01/17/18 1 TX bill
Voting centers OK'd for future, not March primary Wichita Falls Record News  Choate, T. 01/17/18 1 doc(s)
Isaiah Roby Jackson running as 441st District Court candidate Midland Reporter Telegram  Jasper, S. 01/16/18  
Abbott's endorsement should be considered baggage Galveston Daily News  Smith, M. 01/14/18  
Democratic Senate hopeful O’Rourke talks issues and his campaign challenging Ted Cruz McAllen Monitor  Ferman, M. 01/14/18 4 doc(s)
Conaway: Republicans earn B+ in 2017 Midland Reporter Telegram  Hawes, T. 01/14/18 5 doc(s)
Law never intended for taxpayers to pay sexual harassment settlements, author says Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 01/13/18 2 doc(s)
Supreme Court will review effects of Texas redistricting Wichita Falls Record News  Moritz, J. 01/13/18 4 doc(s)
Democrat Andrew White says he wants death penalty abolished Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 01/12/18 1 doc(s)
20 Harvey-damaged homes helped by state program Galveston Daily News  Wells, V. 01/12/18  
UTMB fire caused estimated $7.8 million in damage Galveston Daily News  Ketterer, S. 01/12/18  
The Power of Clemency New York Times  Hernandez, J. 01/18/18  
When States Make It Harder to Enroll, Even Eligible People Drop Medicaid New York Times  Sanger-Katz, M. 01/18/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/17/18  

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