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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
Those who rely on SXSW need our help now Austin American Statesman  Editorial 03/10/20  
By staying home, Sen. Ted Cruz shows leadership in the fight against the spread of the new coronavirus Dallas Morning News  Editorial 03/10/20 1 doc(s)
We’d fall back to never spring forward again San Antonio Express News  Editorial 03/10/20 1 doc(s)
Light rail transit system could bump Austin tax rate 22% Austin American Statesman  Jankowski, P. 03/10/20 1 TX bill
Dallas developers lobbied to receive a tax break meant to help the poor Dallas Morning News  Giorgi, A. 03/10/20 3 doc(s)
Collin County reports first ‘presumptive positive’ case of new coronavirus Dallas Morning News  Scudder, C. 03/10/20 2 doc(s)
Man tests ‘presumptive positive’ for coronavirus in first case in Dallas-Fort Worth Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ramirez Jr., D. 03/10/20 2 doc(s)
Six-figure salaries still years away for most Houston teachers, despite state incentive Houston Chronicle  Carpenter, J. 03/10/20 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
As colleges across country suspend classes, UT learning could go online after spring break Austin American Statesman  Korte, L. 03/10/20  
State Senate hearings canceled amid coronavirus concerns Austin American Statesman  Cobler, N. 03/10/20 2 doc(s)
Fact-check: What caused voting delays in Texas on Super Tuesday? Austin American Statesman  Mekelburg, M. 03/10/20 3 doc(s)
Bastrop County’s primary voter turnout just shy of 2016 total Austin American Statesman  Mulder, B. 03/10/20  
Tzintzún Ramirez backs West in runoff for Senate seat Austin American Statesman  Cobler, N. 03/10/20  
Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez backs Royce West to be next U.S. senator from Texas Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 03/10/20  
Amid coronavirus fears, Texas Legislature delays its work Dallas Morning News  Morris, A. 03/10/20 1 doc(s)
UTA president Karbhari withdraws candidacy for UCF presidential role Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dent, M. 03/10/20  
With rev cap looming, Garcia eyes constables’ contract deputy program for possible savings Houston Chronicle  Despart, Z. 03/10/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Royce West targets minority voters in U.S. Senate runoff against MJ Hegar Houston Chronicle  Wermund, B. 03/10/20  
Texas Southern regent who defended ousted president Austin Lane resigns from board Houston Chronicle  Tedesco, J. 03/10/20 1 doc(s)
Democrat Elisa Cardnell suspends campaign for Texas’ 2nd Congressional District San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 03/10/20  
Lackland quarantine site empty ahead of arrival of Grand Princess evacuees San Antonio Express News  Caruba, L. 03/10/20 3 doc(s)
Primary election showed the voting problems Texas must solve before Nov. 3 Corpus Christi Caller Times  Editorial 03/07/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Supporting Naskila Gaming helps Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas, East Texas economy Lufkin Daily News  Flores, C. 03/09/20 2 doc(s)
Working Together to Beat Cancer Rio Grande Guardian  Hinojosa, J. 03/08/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
The Cup Rio Grande Guardian  Perryman, M. 03/06/20 1 doc(s)
TCEQ sends more TPC air quality violations to Attorney General Beaumont Enterprise  Bain, K. 03/09/20 1 doc(s)
CPRIT awards research grant to Texas Tech HSC’s Reynolds Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Staff 03/09/20 1 doc(s)
Economic Opportunity: Growing oysters for fun and profit Valley Morning Star  Cathey, D. 03/09/20 1 TX bill
Why the 2020 Census counts: Accurate record creates opportunity for all in Taylor County Abilene Reporter-News  Bethel, B. 03/08/20 1 doc(s)
Harnessing the power of Latino voters could reshape politics in Texas Corpus Christi Caller Times  Camarillo, V. 03/08/20  
Local group awarded $2.2M to create disaster recovery headquarters in San Angelo San Angelo Standard Times    03/08/20  
UT Tyler cancels university sponsored international travel ahead of spring break due to coronavirus Tyler Morning Telegraph  McCoy, C. 03/08/20 1 doc(s)
Victoria County begins new game room permitting process Victoria Advocate    03/08/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
STC and UTRGV update MOU for transfer students Rio Grande Guardian  Martinez, P. 03/08/20  
Dan Patrick again slams George P. Bush over ongoing Alamo restoration project Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/07/20 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
How organizations, lawsuits are fighting voter suppression in Texas Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/07/20 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
Super Tuesday is over. Now Texas can focus on the US Senate runoff Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/07/20  
STC, UTRGV renew transfer agreements McAllen Monitor  Wilson, M. 03/07/20  
5 things to know about the three surviving US Senate candidates from Texas Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/06/20  
How Joe Biden won Texas: Late deciders, black voters fueled the come-from-behind victory El Paso Times  Moritz, J. 03/06/20 1 doc(s)
Gov. Abbott: Lab in Tyler will be able to test for coronavirus by end of month Tyler Morning Telegraph  McCoy, C. 03/06/20 2 doc(s)
Kolkhorst receives award from Texas Travel Industry Association Victoria Advocate  Staff 03/06/20 2 TX bill(s)
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     03/09/20  

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