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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
We Recommend González in Dem race for state House District 104 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/22/18 1 TX bill
We Recommend Anderson in GOP race for state House District 105 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/22/18  
We Recommend Meza in Dem race for state House District 105 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/22/18  
Help moms with maternal health Houston Chronicle  Editorial 01/22/18 1 doc(s)
Democracy? Bag it, say the Republicans Austin American Statesman  Smith, G. 01/22/18  
Texas must do better for Texans with disabilities San Antonio Express News  Lewis, E. 01/22/18 4 doc(s)
College students need intellectual cross training San Antonio Express News  Iverson, B. 01/22/18 1 doc(s)
As they search for a new chancellor, UT regents are reshaping the job Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 01/22/18  
Medicine from Texas cannabis crops on cusp of getting to patients Austin American Statesman  Sechler, B. 01/22/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Lawsuit: Bail rule unfair Dallas Morning News  Martin, N. 01/22/18 1 doc(s)
Multiple voting rights lawsuits in Texas cast scrutiny on Gov. Greg Abbott Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ura, A. 01/22/18 4 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
South San ISD leaders hopeful as state oversight lifts San Antonio Express News  Caruba, L. 01/22/18 2 doc(s)
Andrew White says he misspoke in saying half of new Texas teachers lack college degrees Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 01/22/18 1 doc(s)
Back on the table Dallas Morning News  Leszcynski, R. 01/22/18 2 doc(s)
Plano hopeful not the same old Sam Dallas Morning News  Cobler, N. 01/22/18  
There’s more than one party in Lone Star State Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/22/18  
Valdez, White: Universal background checks for gun buyers Houston Chronicle  Ward, M. 01/22/18 2 doc(s)
Democratic candidate’s misstep on taxes highlights Abbott’s advantage San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 01/22/18 2 doc(s)
Vulcan revisions to its plan in Kendall County dismissed as “smoke and mirrors.” San Antonio Express News  MacCormack, Z. 01/22/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Abbott’s picks don’t reflect diverse state Austin American Statesman  Editorial 01/21/18  
One vote matters Houston Chronicle  Editorial 01/21/18  
Hits and Misses Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/20/18 2 doc(s)
Thumbs up, down Houston Chronicle  Editorial 01/20/18 2 doc(s)
Fix bad data tying death to pregnancy San Antonio Express News  Editorial 01/20/18 3 doc(s)
Moms fighting against gun violence winning in Texas Austin American Statesman  Golden, N. 01/21/18 2 TX bill(s)
Rabble-rousing over property tax relief Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Greene, R. 01/21/18 1 doc(s)
Climate right for ruling on partisan gerrymandering San Antonio Express News  Beem, C. 01/21/18 6 doc(s)
As storms batter Texas ... billions in state property unprotected Austin American Statesman  Dexheimer, E. 01/21/18 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
Strategies differ for Valdez, White Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/21/18  
To score HQ2, it’s all for one Dallas Morning News  Schnurman, M. 01/21/18  
‘We are going to vote. And we are going to win’ Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 01/21/18  
State’s maternal death rate high; causes unknown San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 01/21/18 2 TX bill(s) 3 doc(s)
Oil wells’ thirst for water grows San Antonio Express News  Hiller, J. 01/21/18 2 doc(s)
U.S. judge: State must adopt 100 foster care fixes Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/20/18 4 doc(s)
1 year later, march leaders eye elections Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 01/20/18  
Stay delays big changes Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 01/20/18 3 doc(s)
Judge orders list of foster care reforms San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 01/20/18 4 doc(s)
Hundreds protest on Trump anniversary Austin American Statesman  Goldenstein, T. 01/21/18  
White warns of ‘runaway’ GOP if Abbott remains Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 01/21/18  
Key fact is missing in claim about car thefts Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 01/21/18 3 doc(s)
He said, and she said what he’d said Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/21/18 1 doc(s)
Hopefuls woo union members Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 01/21/18  
Pink-clad multitude gathers for respect Dallas Morning News  Ballor, C. 01/21/18  
District 6 candidates for Barton’s seat sour on Dreamers, DACA Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/21/18 2 doc(s)
To improve Texas’ abysmal voting record, start kids out young Houston Chronicle  Falkenberg, L. 01/21/18 4 doc(s)
Business people need to vote in primary Houston Chronicle  Tomlinson, C. 01/21/18  
Democrats opted not to make a false choice over the shutdown Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 01/21/18 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
GOP county chair donated to Rep. Larson’s challenger San Antonio Express News  Garcia, G. 01/21/18 1 TX bill
Democrats seek labor vote at Austin forum San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 01/21/18  
The future of the pot business in Texas San Antonio Express News  Taylor, M. 01/21/18 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
Why S.A. can’t play with selfie app San Antonio Express News  Guzman, R. 01/21/18 1 doc(s)
State sues tree-trimmer over ’11 fire Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/20/18 2 doc(s)
After campus petition, UT drops fee for student mental health counseling Austin American Statesman  Gibson, L. 01/20/18  
More rural Texas hospitals stop delivering babies Austin American Statesman  Evans, M. 01/20/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
17-year-olds likely to remain adults Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 01/20/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
GOP candidates give themselves $300K in loans Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/20/18  
Holiday remains divisive Dallas Morning News  Greene, S. 01/20/18 3 TX bill(s)
Legal battle over primary ballots continues Dallas Morning News  Emily, J. 01/20/18 1 doc(s)
MADD not backing lower BAC limit Dallas Morning News  Branham, D. 01/20/18 3 doc(s)
Abbott says he expects NAFTA to survive Dallas Morning News  Halkias, M. 01/20/18 1 doc(s)
Cities sizing each other up Dallas Morning News  Halkias, M. 01/20/18 1 doc(s)
‘It’s history,’ defenders say of Confederate Heroes Day in Texas Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Martinez, M. 01/20/18 3 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Abbott seeks feedback on special ed fix Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 01/20/18 5 doc(s)
Cannabidiol dispensary harvests its first pot crop San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 01/20/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Soules lends his own advice to campaign San Antonio Express News  Chasnoff, B. 01/20/18  
Stay committed to higher education Corpus Christi Caller Times  Hinojosa, J. 01/19/18  

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