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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
Here's who we recommend in the March 2018 Republican primary Dallas Morning News  Editorial 03/06/18  
Here's who we recommend in the March 2018 Democratic primary Dallas Morning News  Editorial 03/06/18  
Here's where your vote can make a difference Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 03/06/18  
5 races to watch in the Texas primaries Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 03/06/18  
CPS: 172 Texas children died from abuse, neglect in 2017 Austin American Statesman  Chang, J. 03/06/18 3 doc(s)
Battle for Texas gets running start Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 03/06/18  
House Freedom Caucus looks to gain members as Texas GOP voters head for polls Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Drusch, A. 03/06/18  
Texas Democrats outpaced Republicans in early voting, but today’s choices will be telling Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 03/06/18  
Mother of UT student stabbed to death pledges to fight against knife laws Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Platoff, E. 03/06/18 4 TX bill(s)
Houston ISD superintendent Richard Carranza leaving for NYC’s top job after 18 months here Houston Chronicle  Webb, S. 03/06/18 3 doc(s)
Houston emerges as key battleground in the battle for Congress Houston Chronicle  Diaz, K. 03/06/18  
Election day to decide competitive contests for Senate, precinct chairs and everything in between San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 03/06/18  
Alamo Colleges facing hard choices to keep dual-credit programs San Antonio Express News  Malik, A. 03/06/18 1 doc(s)
True: Texas ranks No. 5 nationally for its high school graduation rate Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 03/06/18 2 doc(s)
Supreme Court backs Texas, U.S. positions in New Mexico water fight Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 03/06/18 4 doc(s)
What’s at stake in today’s primary elections Dallas Morning News  Staff 03/06/18  
When polls close Tuesday, some party battles end, but others quietly begin Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 03/06/18  
Texas Children’s to recoup tens of millions under judge's ruling Houston Chronicle  Ackerman, T. 03/06/18 2 doc(s)
'Will this apply to everybody?': Legal community reacts to rare death row commutation Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 03/06/18 2 doc(s)
Jack Ogg, longtime Texas lawmaker and father to Harris County DA, dies Houston Chronicle  Downen, R. 03/06/18 3 TX bill(s)
TSU police employee says university retaliated after she raised sexual harassment complaints Houston Chronicle  Ellis, L. 03/06/18 2 doc(s)
Groups say Harris County judge can’t be impartial, must resign Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 03/06/18 3 doc(s)
UTSA survey shows equity concerns among faculty, staff San Antonio Express News  Foster-Frau, S. 03/06/18 1 doc(s)
Voting is an awesome power, so use it in Texas primary election Corpus Christi Caller Times  Editorial 03/03/18 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
UTRGV's 'highest honors' given to state senator McAllen Monitor  Editorial 03/02/18 2 TX bill(s)
Border security requires local participation McAllen Monitor  Hinojosa, J. 03/04/18  
Early vote turnout thrills Texas Democrats Abilene Reporter-News  Moritz, J. 03/05/18  
Senate candidates pull in big sums for political war chests Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Stein, R. 03/05/18  
HD 88 candidate underreported major PAC funds Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Dotray, M. 03/05/18  
UT Board approves $12M for new School of Medicine building Valley Morning Star  Perez-Hernandez, D. 03/05/18  
Crossroads residents get little help from state, federal agencies after Harvey Victoria Advocate  Riker, M. 03/05/18 1 doc(s)
Texas may be facing tipping point in state politics Amarillo Globe-News  Beilue, J. 03/04/18 1 doc(s)
Training shows Texas churches how to fight back against shooters Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/04/18  
PAC urges Republicans to vote against Escobar in Democratic primary to force runoff El Paso Times  Martinez, A. 03/04/18  
Bush makes campaign push in Valley amid Harvey, Alamo concerns McAllen Monitor  Smith, M. 03/04/18 2 doc(s)
Texas CPS privatization pilot moving ahead despite concerns Abilene Reporter-News  Mekelburg, M. 03/03/18 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Leal-Seliger flap over business relationship continues Amarillo Globe-News  Stein, R. 03/03/18 1 doc(s)
Rep. Raney defends pro-life record after anti-abortion group endorses primary challenger Bryan Eagle  Clark, C. 03/03/18 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Tuesday's Texas primary elections will set the stage for November elections – almost Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 03/03/18 1 doc(s)
Plans in works for 2019 legislative push McAllen Monitor  Lopez-Puente, N. 03/03/18  
Early voting ticks up in 2018, surges among Democrats Tyler Morning Telegraph  Mansfield, E. 03/03/18  
Early voting turnout eclipses 2014 midterm election Waco Tribune Herald  Smith, C. 03/03/18  
Residency, personal finances detailed in remaining primary days Wichita Falls Record News  Choate, T. 03/03/18 2 doc(s)
Domijan: UTRGV College of Engineering and Computer Science making significant progress Rio Grande Guardian  Capucion, E. 03/03/18 1 TX bill
Texas A&M System breaks ground at RELLIS for its first academic building on the campus Bryan Eagle  Kuhlmann, S. 03/02/18  
Texas Tech chancellor predicts funding increase from Texas Legislature next year El Paso Times  Kolenc, V. 03/02/18 1 TX bill
Too Old to Be Executed? Supreme Court Considers an Aging Death Row New York Times  Liptak, A. 03/06/18  
Where Corporate Taxes Are Poised to Rise Because of Tax Overhaul: States Wall Street Journal  Rubin, R. 03/06/18  
Democrats Launch 2018 Midterm Primary Campaign With Packed Texas Contests Wall Street Journal  Andrews, N. 03/06/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     03/05/18  

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