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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
In Texas elections, size matters Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ramsey, R. 01/30/18  
U.S. judge blocks Texas fetal burial law Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/30/18 1 TX bill 6 doc(s)
Judge calls out Texas foster care chief as teen runs away for 5th time Austin American Statesman  Ball, A. 01/30/18 1 doc(s)
SpaceX seeking up to $5 million more in spaceport funding from state Austin American Statesman  Sechler, B. 01/30/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Federal judge blocks fetal remains law Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/30/18 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
Districts threaten to seize bus lots Dallas Morning News  Smith, C. 01/30/18 1 TX bill
Beto O'Rourke has raised more than $6M for race against Ted Cruz Houston Chronicle  Wallace, J. 01/30/18  
FBI: FourWinds investor money kept Uresti law firm’s accounts in the black San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 01/30/18 2 doc(s)
Beto O’Rourke raised more money than Ted Cruz in last quarter of 2017 Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 01/30/18  
Dallas man set to die for 2nd murder while on parole for 1st Austin American Statesman  Graczyk, M. 01/30/18 1 doc(s)
Hohengarten faces two challengers in County Court-at-Law No. 5 race Austin American Statesman  Autullo, R. 01/30/18  
New chairman named Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 01/30/18  
O’Rourke outraises Cruz last quarter Dallas Morning News  Leslie, K. 01/30/18  
Angela Paxton, AG's wife, touts social conservatism in new ad Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 01/30/18  
2 cases involve disputed part of open meetings law Houston Chronicle  Snyder, M. 01/30/18 2 doc(s)
Federal judge temporarily blocks Texas fetal burial law Houston Chronicle  Matos, A. 01/30/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Audit: HHSC inappropriately allowed $30 million in contractor bonus pay San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 01/30/18 1 doc(s)
How Texas became tops in wind power San Antonio Express News  Handy, R. 01/30/18 2 doc(s)
School Finance Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 01/29/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
A coming reality for today, built for the future Bryan Eagle  Editorial 01/28/18 1 doc(s)
Waco ISD not alone under the spotlight Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 01/28/18 1 TX bill
Smoking age should be same as drinking age Amarillo Globe-News  Editorial 01/26/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
O'Rourke raises $2.4 million in last quarter for Senate race San Angelo Standard Times  Mekelburg, M. 01/29/18  
Political junkies mainline opinion polls, but the rest of us shouldn't Abilene Reporter-News  Moritz, J. 01/28/18  
Cruz, Patrick headline event for conservative PAC Grassroots America - We The People Tyler Morning Telegraph  Mansfield, E. 01/28/18  
Lessons from Tyler initiatives to help Eltife in new UT Board of Regents role Tyler Morning Telegraph  Harper, F. 01/28/18  
Taylor County officials: death of unfunded mandates can't come too soon Abilene Reporter-News  Bethel, B. 01/27/18 1 doc(s)
Lawsuits accuse Texas lottery contractor of bait-and-switch Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 01/27/18 5 doc(s)
Rep. Gonzalez talks CHIP in defense of funding bill vote McAllen Monitor  Garcia, B. 01/27/18 4 doc(s)
TPWD research takes center stage in war on pigs Tyler Morning Telegraph  Knight, S. 01/27/18 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Willacy targets 8-liner arcades Valley Morning Star  Del Valle, F. 01/27/18 1 TX bill
Gov. Abbott writes top US trade official on NAFTA, cites Valley’s progress McAllen Monitor  Ferman, M. 01/26/18 3 doc(s)
Abbott tax proposal causes 'head scratching' in Tyler Tyler Morning Telegraph  Mansfield, E. 01/26/18 2 doc(s)
Ted Cruz, Dan Patrick to headline Northeast Texas Conservative Superstars 2018 Primary Election Kickoff Tyler Morning Telegraph  Staff 01/26/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/29/18  

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