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Date Title
05/22/1990 Response to the Governor's Veto of SB1
04/27/1990 Response to Governor Clements' Statement on School Reform
03/01/1990 Statement on the Filing of School Funding Bill (SB31)
01/24/1990 Statement on Laredo Washington Birthday Celebration
11/13/1989 Statement on Rep. Richard Smith's Support for SB1
11/07/1989 Reaction to the Result of the Legislative Pay Vote
11/07/1989 Reaction to the Passage of Proposition 2
11/02/1989 Statement on Texas' Congressional Delegation's Support for Proposition 2
10/02/1989 Statement on the Texas Supreme Court's Ruling in Edgewood v. Kirby
09/27/1989 Statement on Senator Kent Caperton's Decision Not to Run for Re-election
09/15/1989 Statement on Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle
08/30/1989 Statement on Proposition 2 and the Texas Water Plan
05/31/1989 Statement on the Resignation of U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright
05/29/1989 Statement on the Passage of the "Unlocking the Future of Texas" Anti-Crime Plan
01/02/1989 Reaction to Judge Lucius Bunton's Order on the 1990 Judicial Redistricting Map
12/14/1988 Reaction to the Third Court of Appeals' Overturning of the Edgewood Decision
11/10/1988 Statement on Texas' Selection as the Site for the Superconducting Super Collider
10/31/1988 Statement on Formosa Plastics Co.'s Petrochemical Manufacturing Plant in Point Comfort, TX
08/25/1988 Reaction to the Death of Governor Price Daniel
07/12/1988 Reaction to the Selection of U.S. Senator Lloyd Bentsen as Gov. Michael Dukakis' Running Mate
05/20/1988 Statement on the Dismissal of Robert Hardesty as President of Southwest Texas State University
04/21/1988 Congratulating the Winners of Advanced Research and Advanced Technology Programs Grants
01/27/1988 Statement on Public School Finance
01/21/1988 Statement on the Governor's Task Force on Vocational Education
01/06/1988 Statement on Sematech's Decision to Locate in Texas
12/19/1987 Statement on Staff Changes in the Lieutenant Governor's Office
12/16/1987 Reaction to U.S. Senator Gary Hart's Presidential Candidacy
09/01/1987 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 1987
08/17/1987 Statement on the Downgrade of Texas' Bond Rating
06/01/1987 Statement on Candidacy for Governor
05/26/1987 Statement on the Retirement of Ms. Joe Helen Belle
03/10/1987 Statement on the Downgrade of Texas' Bond Rating
01/05/1987 Statement on Judge Justice's Order
10/23/1986 Opening of Statue of Liberty Exhibit
09/09/1986 Statement on the Purpose of the 3rd Called Session
07/18/1986 Statement on the 2nd Called Session
05/22/1986 Response to Governor Clements' Statement on the Budget
04/03/1986 Statement on Partisanship
04/02/1986 Statement on the Resignation of Senator Ed Howard
03/21/1986 Statement on Federal Payment of Offshore Oil Royalties
02/04/1986 Reaction to Comptroller Bob Bullock's Statement on Oil Prices
01/23/1986 Statement to the Legislative Budget Board
01/15/1986 Statement on the Work of the Texas Employment Commission
10/25/1985 Statement on the Retirement of Senator John Traeger
09/19/1985 Appointment of Senator Ray Farabee to the Sunset Advisory Commission
08/01/1985 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 1985
07/02/1985 Statement on the U.S. Navy's Selection of Corpus Christi as a Homeport
07/02/1985 Statement on the U.S. Navy's Selection of Houston as a Homeport
05/30/1985 Statement on the Settlement of the South Texas Nuclear Plant Lawsuit
05/28/1985 Summary of the Accomplishments of the 69th Legislature
05/16/1985 Statement on Prison Overcrowding Settlement
05/03/1985 Statement on Senator Kent Hance's Decision to Switch Parties
04/03/1985 Statement on Indigent Health Care
03/21/1985 Statement on the Resignation of Sarah Weddington
03/18/1985 Response to Comptroller's Report on Texas Higher Education Funding
02/19/1985 Response to the Study of the Texas Dept. of Corrections
01/22/1985 Response to Chief Justice Hill's Address to the Legislature
01/15/1985 Response to Governor Mark White's State of the State Address
12/13/1984 Statement on Teenage Suicide
11/06/1984 Election Night Statement
09/12/1984 Statement on Senator Parker
07/13/1984 Statement on the Success of the Special Session
07/12/1984 Statement on Selection of Rep. Geraldine Ferraro as Democratic Vice Presidential Candidate
05/11/1984 Statement on Governor White's Spending Proposals
01/12/1984 Statement on Proposed Temporary Tax Increase
12/16/1983 Clarification of Comments on Teacher Quality
10/07/1983 Statement on Selection of Interim Director of Texas Department of Corrections
09/23/1983 Statement on Investigation into Child Care Facilities
08/26/1983 Announcement of Houston Disaster Assistance Efforts
04/07/1983 Statement on Reduced State Revenue Estimates
03/11/1983 Statement on Budget Worksheet
03/08/1983 Statement on Reduced State Revenue Estimates
12/23/1982 Statement on U.S. Senator Lloyd Bentsen's Work on the Federal Gasoline Tax Reauthorization
11/23/1982 Statement on Increased Appropriations for the Texas Department of Corrections
11/18/1982 Statement on the Appointment of the Chief Justice of the Texas Supreme Court
11/05/1982 Statement on the Passage of Proposition 2
10/08/1982 Statement on Unemployment Compensation
10/06/1982 State Water Policy Proposal
09/20/1982 Statement on the Death of Senator John Wilson
08/31/1982 Statement on the Texas Project to Identify Unnecessary Federal Regulations
08/26/1982 Statement on the Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund
08/20/1982 Announcement of Hearings by the Senate Task Force on the New Federalism
08/19/1982 Statement on Federal Funds Distribution
08/06/1982 Announcement of Hearings by the Senate Task Force on the New Federalism
07/22/1982 Statement on Funding for Immigrant Education
07/16/1982 Announcement of Hearings by the Senate Task Force on the New Federalism
07/15/1982 Statement on the Texas Employment Commission
07/09/1982 Announcement of $130 Million Increase in Highway Funding
06/23/1982 Statement on Federal Court Ruling on the Texas Prison System
05/18/1982 Statement on Lawsuit Challenging Statewide Property Tax
04/27/1982 Statement on Introduction of Amendment Repealing Statewide Property Tax
04/22/1982 Appointment of Senate Committee on the New Federalism
04/14/1982 Statement on State Tax Structure
03/29/1982 Statement on U.S. Supreme Court's Denial of Redistricting Appeal
03/26/1982 Announcement of the Conference on the New Federalism
03/05/1982 Statement on Federal Court Approval of State Redistricting Plan
01/29/1982 Statement on Federal Redistricting Ruling
01/27/1982 Reaction to President Reagan's State of the Union Address
01/26/1982 Statement on Justice Department Rejection of State Redistricting Plans
10/27/1981 Statement on Redistricting
10/22/1981 Statement on Redistricting
10/16/1981 Statement on Redistricting
03/30/1981 Statement on the Attempted Assassination of President Ronald Reagan
02/26/1981 Statement on Redistricting
02/10/1981 Statement on the Death of Rhea Howard
02/02/1981 Statement on Incorrect Delivery of TRS Checks
01/20/1981 Statement on Iranian Hostage Release
01/06/1981 Announcement of Toll-Free Legislative Hotline
12/12/1980 Statement on the Texas Prison System
01/09/1980 Announcement of Federal Approval of Home-Based Elder Care
09/19/1979 Declaration of Emergency Due to Coastal Flooding
03/30/1979 Appointment of Subcommittee on Diesel Fuel Shortages in Agriculture
05/26/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 26, 1978
05/01/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 1, 1978
04/24/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 24, 1978
04/10/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 10, 1978
03/17/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 17, 1978
02/24/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 24, 1978
02/10/1978 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 10, 1978
01/30/1978 Statement on the Retirement of Senator A.M. Aikin, Jr.
10/14/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 14, 1977
09/30/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 30, 1977
09/16/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 16, 1977
09/02/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 2, 1977
08/19/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 19, 1977
08/05/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 5, 1977
07/22/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 22, 1977
07/08/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 8, 1977
06/24/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 24, 1977
06/10/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 10, 1977
05/27/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 27, 1977
05/13/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 13, 1977
04/29/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 29, 1977
04/15/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 15, 1977
04/01/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 1, 1977
03/18/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 18, 1977
03/04/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 4, 1977
02/22/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 22, 1977
02/04/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 4, 1977
01/21/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 21, 1977
01/07/1977 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 7, 1977
12/11/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 11, 1976
12/07/1976 Announcement of Election as Chairman of the National Conference of Lieutenant Governors
11/26/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 26, 1976
11/12/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 12, 1976
11/08/1976 Statement on the Resignation of Charles Schnabel
10/29/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 29, 1976
10/15/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 15, 1976
10/05/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 5, 1976
09/24/1976 Reaction to Carter-Ford Presidential Debate
09/17/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 17, 1976
09/01/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 1, 1976
08/20/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 20, 1976
08/16/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 6, 1976
07/23/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 23, 1976
07/09/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 9, 1976
06/29/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 29, 1976
06/11/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 11, 1976
05/28/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 28, 1976
05/21/1976 Attendance at Washington D.C.'s "Salute to Texas"
05/14/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 14, 1976
04/30/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 30, 1976
04/28/1976 Statement Encouraging Texans to Vote in the Democratic Primary
04/16/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 16, 1976
04/02/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 2, 1976
03/19/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 19, 1976
03/05/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 5, 1976
02/20/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 20, 1976
02/11/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 11, 1976
01/23/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 23, 1976
01/09/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 9, 1976
01/02/1976 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 2, 1976
12/26/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 26, 1975
12/19/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 19, 1975
12/12/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 12, 1975
12/05/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 5, 1975
11/28/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 28, 1975
11/21/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 21, 1975
11/14/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 14, 1975
11/07/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 7, 1975
11/03/1975 Statement of Support for Constitutional Revision Amendments
11/02/1975 Statement of Support for Proposition 5
10/31/1975 Statement of Support for Proposition 6
10/31/1975 Statement of Support for Proposition 1
10/31/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 31, 1975
10/28/1975 Statement of Support for Proposition 2
10/24/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 24, 1975
10/17/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 17, 1975
10/10/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 10, 1975
10/03/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 3, 1975
09/26/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 26, 1975
09/19/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 19, 1975
09/12/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 12, 1975
08/29/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 29, 1975
08/21/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 21, 1975
08/15/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 15, 1975
08/08/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 8, 1975
08/01/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 1, 1975
07/25/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 25, 1975
07/18/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 18, 1975
07/11/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 11, 1975
07/02/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 2, 1975
06/27/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 27, 1975
06/20/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 20, 1975
06/13/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 13, 1975
06/06/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 6, 1975
05/30/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 30, 1975
05/23/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 23, 1975
05/16/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 16, 1975
05/14/1975 Statement on the Need for a Public Utilities Commission
05/09/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 9, 1975
05/01/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 1, 1975
04/25/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 25, 1975
04/18/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 18, 1975
04/11/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 11, 1975
04/04/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 4, 1975
04/03/1975 Statement on Health Planning
03/28/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 28, 1975
03/21/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 21, 1975
03/14/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 14, 1975
03/07/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 7, 1975
02/28/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 28, 1975
02/21/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 21, 1975
02/14/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 14, 1975
02/07/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 7, 1975
01/29/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 29, 1975
01/24/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 24, 1975
01/17/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 17, 1975
01/10/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 10, 1975
01/03/1975 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 3, 1975
12/27/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 27, 1974
12/20/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 20, 1974
12/13/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - December 13, 1974
11/29/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 29, 1974
11/22/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 22, 1974
11/15/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 15, 1974
11/08/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 8, 1974
11/06/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 6, 1974
11/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - November 1, 1974
10/25/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 25, 1974
10/18/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 18, 1974
10/11/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 11, 1974
10/04/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - October 4, 1974
09/27/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 27, 1974
09/20/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 20, 1974
09/13/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 13, 1974
09/06/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - September 6, 1974
08/30/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 30, 1974
08/23/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 23, 1974
08/16/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 16, 1974
08/02/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - August 2, 1974
07/26/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 26, 1974
07/12/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 12, 1974
07/09/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 9, 1974
07/05/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 5, 1974
07/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 1, 1974
07/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 1, 1974
07/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 1, 1974
07/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - July 1, 1974
06/28/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 28, 1974
06/21/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 21, 1974
06/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 1974
06/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - June 1974
05/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 1974
05/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - May 1974
04/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 1974
04/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - April 1974
03/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 1, 1974
03/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 1974
03/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - March 1974
02/26/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 26, 1974
02/26/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 26, 1974
02/08/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 8, 1974
02/04/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - February 4, 1974
01/28/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 28, 1974
01/17/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 17, 1974
01/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 1974
01/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 1974
01/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 1974
01/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 1974
01/01/1974 Lieutenant Governor's Report - January 1974
03/08/1973 Statement on Governor Briscoe's Proposed Budget
01/22/1973 Reaction to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Texas Abortion Law
01/16/1973 Announcement of Resignation From Houston Post
01/15/1973 Description of Gavel Used to Open the 63rd Legislature