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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 Ron Simmons in GOP race for House District 65 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/07/18  
We Recommend Bedsole in GOP race for House District 106 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/07/18  
We Recommend Rhea in Dem race for House District 106 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/07/18  
Geren’s record shows off his hard work Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 02/07/18  
Texas can lead the fight against hate crime Dallas Morning News  Schwitzer, J. 02/07/18 2 doc(s)
Too many Texas mothers and babies are dying. It’s time to act. Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kohler, A. 02/07/18 3 doc(s)
Study gives another chance to resolve issue of school finance Houston Chronicle  Candelaria, N. 02/07/18 3 TX bill(s)
Abbott calls for crackdown on sexual misconduct, crimes Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 02/07/18 1 TX bill
Uresti was told of fishy investment pitches in FourWinds San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 02/07/18 2 doc(s)
A GOP candidate explains her vote for Hillary Clinton Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 02/07/18  
Vote on mandating sick pay in Austin could face delay Austin American Statesman  Jankowski, P. 02/07/18 2 doc(s)
Paxton backs loan for wife’s campaign Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 02/07/18  
Abbott pledges ‘a safer Texas’ Dallas Morning News  Barragan, J. 02/07/18 2 TX bill(s) 3 doc(s)
George P. Bush gets Trump Jr. tweet support Dallas Morning News  Barragan, J. 02/07/18  
Conference takes aim at human trafficking Dallas Morning News  Wade, N. 02/07/18  
‘Bathroom bill’ fizzles as Republican primary issue Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Svitek, P. 02/07/18 3 TX bill(s)
Filing for local elections in full swing Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sakelaris, N. 02/07/18  
A&M and Celltex partner on stem cell Alzheimer's research Houston Chronicle  Ackerman, T. 02/07/18 1 TX bill
Residents skeptical, frustrated at 1st meeting on proposed changes in Houston ISD Houston Chronicle  Carpenter, J. 02/07/18 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Houston's apartment safety measures 'severely inadequate,' UT study finds Houston Chronicle  Elliott, R. 02/07/18 2 doc(s)
Texas AG Ken Paxton backs $2M loan to wife's state Senate campaign Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 02/07/18 1 doc(s)
Gov. Abbott unveils plan to target sex criminals, eliminate rape-kit backlog Houston Chronicle  Ward, M. 02/07/18  
Has Texas moved beyond the bathroom bill? Let's hope so Houston Chronicle  Falkenberg, L. 02/07/18 2 TX bill(s)
Donald Trump Jr. endorses George P. Bush for Texas land commissioner Houston Chronicle  Matos, A. 02/07/18 1 doc(s)
Stakes are high in fights over new Texas policies Houston Chronicle  Beeson, A. 02/07/18  
Alamo Colleges could pick new chancellor Thursday San Antonio Express News  Malik, A. 02/07/18  
San Antonio considers selling land for East Side development, despite concerns San Antonio Express News  Webner, R. 02/07/18 1 doc(s)
Trump’s son endorses George P. Bush in reelection bid for Land Commissioner San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 02/07/18  
Flores: Brazos County Republican Party needs leadership change, focus on unity Bryan Eagle  Kuhlmann, S. 02/06/18  
Salinas, Garcia, announce launch of Shepherd Government Affairs Rio Grande Guardian  Montoya, L. 02/06/18  
Democratic Group Targets All-G.O.P. States to Attack Gerrymandering New York Times  Burns, A. 02/07/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     02/06/18  

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