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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 Jerry Patterson in GOP primary for land commissioner Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/14/18  
We recommend Miguel Suazo in the Democratic primary for Texas land commissioner Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/14/18  
We recommend Cindy Burkett in the GOP primary for Texas Senate District 2 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/14/18  
Minjarez in HD 124 primary San Antonio Express News  Editorial 02/14/18  
Sarver, Kopser to replace Smith San Antonio Express News  Editorial 02/14/18  
Texas knows it needs NAFTA. Trump should keep it Austin American Statesman  Hamberger, E. 02/14/18 3 doc(s)
Ways to fix dropout rates in FWISD Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Rojas, E. 02/14/18 4 doc(s)
Public universities need to stop trying to act like Harvard Houston Chronicle  Hamilton, A. 02/14/18 2 doc(s)
Texas father makes personal plea to spare condemned son’s life Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 02/14/18 1 doc(s)
ACC considers, then drops, plan to outsource student advising Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 02/14/18 1 doc(s)
Harris County votes to move forward with Astrodome renovation Houston Chronicle  Zaveri, M. 02/14/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Uresti declines to testify on his behalf as lawyers wrap up his defense in criminal trial San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 02/14/18 4 doc(s)
Protesters to UT: Fire professor accused of abuse Austin American Statesman  Huber, M. 02/14/18  
Debate grows as vote nears on Austin’s paid sick leave ordinance Austin American Statesman  Jankowski, P. 02/14/18 4 doc(s)
Bastrop makes top 5 in running for reality show, $500,000 investment Austin American Statesman  Sevilla, A. 02/14/18  
Senate Democrats’ immigration plan, courtesy of Texas Republican Will Hurd Austin American Statesman  Drusch, A. 02/14/18 2 doc(s)
Republicans, Democrats battle to fill retiring Rep. Sam Johnson's seat, open for first time in two decades Dallas Morning News  Cobler, N. 02/14/18 2 TX bill(s)
Teachers flip the script on campaign to enlist 'whistleblowers' against public schools Dallas Morning News  Smith, C. 02/14/18  
Texas joins fight calling on Congress to end secret sexual harassment settlements Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 02/14/18 3 doc(s)
Medical marijuana oil: Should it be legal for more Texans? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 02/14/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
What exactly does the Texas General Land Office do? Houston Chronicle  Matos, A. 02/14/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
HISD needs an audit, not a revolution and deep budget cuts Houston Chronicle  Falkenberg, L. 02/14/18 1 TX bill
Ed Emmett lays out case to 'flood-proof' freeways following Harvey Houston Chronicle  Begley, D. 02/14/18  
Houston, Harris County could target buyouts, home elevations, drainage projects with new federal aid Houston Chronicle  Morris, M. 02/14/18 1 doc(s)
County takes a step forward on finding affordable housing fix San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 02/14/18  
O’Rourke pushes to turn a campaign into a crusade San Antonio Express News  Garcia, G. 02/14/18  
Democratic gubernatorial candidates take aim at Abbott San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 02/14/18  
School finance is major issue for Seliger, Canon Midland Reporter Telegram  Hawes, T. 02/13/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Paddie, challenger to face off in forum Longview News-Journal  Staff 02/13/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     02/13/18  

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