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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
Recap: Statesman endorsements for the 2020 primary elections Austin American Statesman  Editorial 03/03/20  
Express-News Editorial Board recommendations for the 2020 primary San Antonio Express News  Editorial 03/03/20  
Democrats, kiss your hard work to turn Texas blue goodbye if Sanders is your nominee Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Rusak, R. 03/03/20  
Texas to have its say on pivotal Super Tuesday Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 03/03/20 2 doc(s)
SXSW not canceling festival, despite virus concerns Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 03/03/20 4 doc(s)
Dallas County monitoring at least 100 people for possible coronavirus, health department says Dallas Morning News  Garcia, N. 03/03/20 1 doc(s)
Abbott demands stricter coronavirus testing after released Texas patient tested positive Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Weinberg, T. 03/03/20  
It’s Election Day in Houston. Here are five things to watch. Houston Chronicle  Scherer, J. 03/03/20  
San Antonio, Bexar County in battle with the CDC over evacuees San Antonio Express News  Christenson, S. 03/03/20 4 doc(s)
Passion for primary election candidates will overcome coronavirus concerns, administrator predicts San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 03/03/20 2 doc(s)
Casar takes first step in bid to replace state Sen. Watson Austin American Statesman  Wilson, M. 03/03/20  
Texas named top state for economic development Austin American Statesman  Staff 03/03/20  
UT vows more transparency, harsher punishments in faculty sexual misconduct cases Austin American Statesman  Korte, L. 03/03/20 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Texas primaries will show if state Democrats challenge Trump with progressive or moderate approach Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 03/03/20 1 doc(s)
SMU among schools canceling study-abroad programs, recalling students because of coronavirus Dallas Morning News  Jimenez, J. 03/03/20  
UT pledges to fire employees who commit sexual misdeeds, be more transparent Dallas Morning News  Mendez, M. 03/03/20 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Coronavirus patient visited San Antonio hotel, mall after she was ‘mistakenly released’ from isolation, officials say Dallas Morning News  Branham, D. 03/03/20 4 doc(s)
Texas A&M System restricts travel to high-risk countries because of coronavirus Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Weinberg, T. 03/03/20 1 doc(s)
UT to implement new sex discrimination policies Houston Chronicle  Britto, B. 03/03/20 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
State sets August deadline for Union Pacific creosote cleanup plan Houston Chronicle  Douglas, E. 03/03/20 2 doc(s)
Get counted, Houston, Harris County officials urge residents in Census campaign Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 03/03/20 1 doc(s)
Party ‘propositions’ mislead voters, add little to political debates Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 03/02/20  
Compassion? DPS dragging feet on licensing for new THC dispensaries Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 03/02/20 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Virus threat means preparation, common sense Amarillo Globe-News  Editorial 03/01/20 3 doc(s)
Election Day begs the attention of all astute voters Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 03/01/20 1 TX bill
Candidate gives reasons to vote for future Victoria Advocate  Hicks-Callaway, V. 03/02/20  
Mention 'Freedom Caucus' and GOP fur flies among congressional candidates Waco Tribune Herald  Whitaker, B. 03/01/20  
Texas oil & gas industry keeps taxes low for rest of us Waco Tribune Herald  Staples, T. 03/01/20  
Celebrating Texas' Independence Lufkin Daily News  Nichols, R. 03/01/20 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
TRS board scraps plans to move Lufkin Daily News  Ashby, T. 03/01/20 2 TX bill(s)
Here's a better way to prepare today's students for tomorrow's jobs Corpus Christi Caller Times  Cabrera, J. 02/28/20 1 TX bill
Here's why you should be concerned about property valuation lawsuits by big business Corpus Christi Caller Times  Wilson, B. 02/28/20  
Texarkana area's early voting numbers on pace to match 2016 turnout | Early voting ends today for voters in Miller County Texarkana Gazette  Bischof, G. 03/02/20  
Election Guide: East Texans prepare to vote in Super Tuesday primary elections Tyler Morning Telegraph  McCoy, C. 03/02/20  
Here's a look at who is running in primary elections on Tuesday Wichita Falls Record News  Choate, T. 03/02/20  
Tech regents approve Jones AT&T Stadium east-side renovations Amarillo Globe-News  Dotray, M. 03/01/20  
UTRGV announces steps toward school of podiatry McAllen Monitor  Wilson, M. 03/01/20  
Gov. Abbott: 'Tyler is phenomenal' Tyler Morning Telegraph  Anderson, J. 03/01/20  
Proposed sales tax rule change could bring more money to Victoria Victoria Advocate  O'Hanlon, M. 03/01/20 2 doc(s)
Fixes still elusive for flooding risk at I-35, Waco Creek Waco Tribune Herald  Saegert, R. 03/01/20  
Democrats double 2016 early voter turnout; both parties predict big Tuesday crowds Waco Tribune Herald  Copeland, M. 03/01/20  
At Gilmer event, Abbott touts jobs, education, growth in East Texas Longview News-Journal  Anderson, J. 03/01/20  
Smith County voters set a new record for early voting turnout in a primary election Tyler Morning Telegraph  McCoy, C. 02/29/20 1 TX bill
Midland Congressional candidates look forward to likelihood of a run-off Midland Reporter Telegram  Randle, C. 02/29/20  
Hernandez: Texas A&M to grow its presence in Cameron County Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 02/29/20  
Sharp: Texas A&M to offer 7 more degree programs at McAllen center Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 02/29/20  
Dean provides TTU vet school project update Amarillo Globe-News  Clark, D. 02/28/20  
Tech regents approve Jones AT&T Stadium east-side renovations Amarillo Globe-News  Dotray, M. 02/28/20  
How Super Tuesday in Texas could define the rest of the 2020 election cycle Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 02/28/20 1 doc(s)
How Texas became 'ground zero' for gerrymandering, voter suppression Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 02/28/20 4 doc(s)
Countywide voting system for 2020 Texas elections could increase access to polls Corpus Christi Caller Times  Dearman, E. 02/28/20 1 TX bill 5 doc(s)
Coronavirus in Texas? Gov. Greg Abbott has plan to prepare for spread of virus Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 02/28/20  
State report shows Texarkana College students graduate at higher rate than other community colleges in Texas Texarkana Gazette  Staff 02/28/20 3 doc(s)
UT System Board of Regents gives green light to Tyler medical school Tyler Morning Telegraph  Staff 02/28/20  
Supreme Court to Hear Obamacare Appeal New York Times  Liptak, A. 03/03/20  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     03/02/20  

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