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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 Paxton in GOP race for state Senate District 8 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/15/18  
We Recommend Phariss in Dem race for state Senate District 8 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/15/18  
For Congress: Aronoff, Siegel or Walker, Kulkarni and Steele Houston Chronicle  Editorial 02/15/18  
Blocker the clear choice to head Agriculture San Antonio Express News  Editorial 02/15/18  
DISD has a plan to bridge skills gap Dallas Morning News  Hinojosa, M. 02/15/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Texas needs a new approach to water management before it's too late Dallas Morning News  Richards, S. 02/15/18 1 doc(s)
Bad for employees, fun for bureaucrats Dallas Morning News  Giovanetti, T. 02/15/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Meeting Texas’s transportation challenges Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Aldred, T. 02/15/18 2 TX bill(s) 3 doc(s)
Pushing the education reform envelope Houston Chronicle  Sanborn, R. 02/15/18 1 TX bill
Review praises Central Health but leaves Dell question unresolved Austin American Statesman  Goldenstein, T. 02/15/18 3 doc(s)
Appeals court approves most of federal ruling that Harris County's bail practices unconstitutional Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 02/15/18 3 doc(s)
Uresti co-defendant says lawmaker was angry over fraud San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 02/15/18 2 doc(s)
Field of 18 GOP candidates fighting for runoff in primary for Lamar Smith’s seat San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 02/15/18  
Paxton: 3 Texas school districts illegally supported candidates Austin American Statesman  Chang, J. 02/15/18 3 doc(s)
Legislation passed by Congress includes hurricane relief funds Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 02/15/18 4 doc(s)
Billboard in Bastrop County criticizes McCaul, Trump, tax cuts Austin American Statesman  Sevilla, A. 02/15/18 2 doc(s)
Paxton chides school leaders Dallas Morning News  Smith, C. 02/15/18 3 doc(s)
Appeals court backs revising bail system Dallas Morning News  McCullough, J. 02/15/18 2 doc(s)
Dems’ best strategy in GOP strongholds: organizing Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 02/15/18  
Blowing the whistle on the Texas Constitution Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 02/15/18 4 doc(s)
2008 vote for Hillary Clinton subject of attacks on Trump-aligned Republican Houston Chronicle  Wallace, J. 02/15/18  
'I have seen enough death': Sugar Land father fights execution of son who had rest of family killed Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 02/15/18 1 doc(s)
Can Obama's influence help change Texas redistricting in Democrats favor? San Antonio Express News  Wallace, J. 02/15/18  
Bush to resign from Alamo Trust San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 02/15/18 2 doc(s)
San Antonio lovers’ lane killer gets fourth execution date in less than a year San Antonio Express News  Blakinger, K. 02/15/18 5 doc(s)
McAllen payment to UTRGV medical school is good for RGV McAllen Monitor  Editorial 02/14/18  
Abbott: Billions secured for start of coastal spine Galveston Daily News  Ferguson, J. 02/14/18 2 doc(s)
Democratic Senate hopeful O’Rourke hears from Dreamer, others at Edinburg town hall McAllen Monitor  Ferman, M. 02/14/18 1 doc(s)
Republican DA candidates talk qualifications, recent developments Waco Tribune Herald  Witherspoon, T. 02/14/18  
Education issues dominate state Senate forum Midland Reporter Telegram  Hawes, T. 02/14/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     02/14/18  

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