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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
Texas bears responsibility for fixing special education Houston Chronicle  Editorial 02/01/18 5 doc(s)
Why Texas laws have breweries shedding tears in their beer Austin American Statesman  Martinez-Gouhier, C. 02/01/18 6 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
How Texas is trying to silence the voices of young voters Austin American Statesman  Barron, K. 02/01/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Texas delegation loses at Harvey recovery Houston Chronicle  Hooks, C. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Austin exploring new ride-sharing territory: dockless bikes Austin American Statesman  Wear, B. 02/01/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Battaglia set to be executed Dallas Morning News  Tsiaperas, T. 02/01/18 4 doc(s)
Record number of candidates running for Congress in Houston area Houston Chronicle  Wallace, J. 02/01/18  
Harris County jails hundreds of juveniles each year for minor probation violations Houston Chronicle  Flynn, M. 02/01/18  
Caught with a small amount of pot? Starting today, you may not have to go to jail for that San Antonio Express News  Bradshaw, K. 02/01/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Collision between campus free speech and heckling confounds lawmakers Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Governors urge congressional leaders to pass disaster aid funding Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 02/01/18 1 TX bill 7 doc(s)
One man’s effort to recall a major moment in the Vietnam War Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 02/01/18  
Candidates divided on major issues Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 02/01/18  
Standards for Mexican-American studies sought Dallas Morning News  Swaby, A. 02/01/18 4 doc(s)
Drone to help with search-and-rescue Dallas Morning News  Prothro, J. 02/01/18  
Campus free speech policies examined Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Texas Republicans can't defend decision to censure Joe Straus Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 02/01/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
All 21 USA Gymnastics board members resign Houston Chronicle  Barron, D. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Simone Biles ready to speak to investigators about abuse at Karolyi Ranch Houston Chronicle  Barron, D. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Voter registration surges in Houston as March 6 election approaches Houston Chronicle  Wallace, J. 02/01/18  
Proposed bass changes a keeper for Texas anglers Houston Chronicle  Tompkins, S. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Texas to change Harvey grant spending amid criticism from Harris County San Antonio Express News  Zaveri, M. 02/01/18 2 doc(s)
Uresti was courting investors in FourWinds as his own bank accounts were overdrawn San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 02/01/18 2 doc(s)
Straus calls for review after audit found HHSC inappropriately allowed $30 million in contractor bonus pay San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 02/01/18 1 doc(s)
Alamo launches military exhibit and a tour geared for youths San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 02/01/18  
Texas GOP leaders gives boot to Speaker Joe Straus on his way out the door Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 01/31/18 1 doc(s)
Gov. Greg Abbott orders Texas Rangers to investigate Karolyi Ranch Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 01/31/18 2 doc(s)
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/31/18  

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