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Cars roll today on 360 Tollway Dallas Morning News  Leszcynski, R. 05/11/18
Toll road opening this week in DFW to be known by 3 names Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hanna, B. 05/11/18
Texas 360 bridges begin to open Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sakelaris, N. 05/10/17
Bill would name portion of Texas 360 after late Senator Chris Harris Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dickson, G. 02/12/17
Christopher James Harris - 1948-2015 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 12/24/15
Ex-TX lawmaker Harris, 67, dies at Fort Worth hospital Austin American Statesman  Wire Reports 12/22/15
Sen. Harris: a tough bulldog for Arlington Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 12/22/15
Harris was longtime N. Texas legislator San Antonio Express News  A.P. Wire 12/22/15
Former state Sen. Chris Harris dies at 67 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, M. 12/20/15
Legislative races are ramping up in Tarrant Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 09/28/15
Rate hike, refinance bonanza make for good times in Texas title insurance industry Austin American Statesman  Bell, B. 05/05/13
Some long-serving Texas legislators are leaving Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 01/04/13
Statewide vote on term limits is proposed Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 12/02/12
Harris' departure heats up state Senate race Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 10/29/12
Kelly Hancock: Legislator and business owner Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 10/08/12
GOP has its sights on Davis' district Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 09/16/12
A tall order for tall job in Texas Senate Austin American Statesman  Garcia Jr., A. 05/27/12
Houston state lawmaker Hochberg calling it quits Houston Chronicle  Holley, J. 12/04/11
Wanted: Candidates to run in Tarrant County legislative races Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Maxwell, S. 11/10/11
Former Rep. Toby Goodman running for Texas Senate Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 10/28/11
Toby Goodman wants to return to Austin -- this time as a state senator Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 10/27/11
Texas Senate turnover comes at crucial time Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 10/10/11
Jane Nelson on track to become Senate's senior Republican Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 10/02/11
2012 could bring more changes to Dallas County delegation to Texas House Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 09/27/11
Sen. Harris of Arlington decides not to seek re-election Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 09/27/11
Chris Harris won't seek re-election to Texas Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 09/27/11
Senior GOP state senator won't run again San Antonio Express News  A.P. Wire 09/27/11
Republican Rodney Anderson to challenge incumbent Chris Harris for Texas Senate Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 09/16/11
What happens if both Perry and Dewhurst win 2012 primaries? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 08/31/11
Wanted: Conservative leadership in the Texas Senate Midland Reporter Telegram  Sullivan, M. 08/20/11
Legislative races begin to take shape Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 08/16/11
Anderson to challenge Harris for Texas Senate seat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 08/12/11
Honors Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 08/07/11
Texas needs 'Caylee's law' to protect missing kids Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 07/10/11
Abilene's Susan King among those who want Caylee's Law Abilene Reporter-News  Bethel, B. 07/09/11
Arlington lawmaker plans push for 'Caylee's Law' Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 07/09/11
TX state senator promises new Caylee's Law San Antonio Express News  A.P. Wire 07/09/11
Democrat State Senator Leticia Van de Putte 'called out' for repeated pattern of race-baiting San Antonio Express News  Wentworth, J. 06/23/11
UT Arlington would lose $10.2 million under state budget Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, D. 06/17/11
Immigration opponent is blind to Texas' demographics Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 06/17/11
Curb the intolerance, por favor Austin American Statesman  Editorial 06/16/11
Texas Legislature: fight still rages over sanctuary cities bill as it heads to Senate El Paso Times  Torres, Z. 06/14/11
Texas Senate opens hearing on immigration bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Vertuno, J. 06/14/11
Police agencies join Hispanic leaders in opposing 'sanctuary cities' bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 06/14/11
To talk or not to talk Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 06/12/11
Huge threat from tiny source Dallas Morning News  Sasser, R. 06/09/11
Davis the center of attention as one session ends, and the next begins Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 05/31/11
Special session for congressional redistricting appears more likely Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/19/11
Senate map approved over objections from Fort Worth Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/18/11
Senate redistricting map would split Tarrant among four districts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/12/11
Bills in Texas Legislature would promote treatment of Lyme disease Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Jarvis, J. 05/07/11
Texas Senate shy of votes needed to debate budget bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/04/11
Texas sonogram bill clears Senate, heads to House Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 05/04/11
Texas Senate easily passes $4 billion in one-time revenue measures Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/02/11
Two Lyme disease bills target gap in treatment in Texas Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 04/29/11
Texas Senate version of budget bill softens state service cutbacks Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/23/11
Redistricting plan riles Democrats in D-FW Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/21/11
Texas lawmakers make more big events eligible for state funds Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hanna, B. 04/15/11
Guns-on-campus bill 'clearly not dead,' its sponsor insists Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/13/11
Senate panel OKs payday loan rules Austin American Statesman  Staff 04/08/11
Texas bill capping fees, interest on payday loans clears Senate committee Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/08/11
Texas legislators pay tribute to Tom Vandergriff Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 03/24/11
More recipients OK'd for special event funds Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 03/22/11
Fake pot and chemicals used in it are made illegal Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 03/02/11
Rainy-day fund may be tapped Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/24/11
Bills aiming to regulate state's payday lending begin to soften Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 02/23/11
Texas immigration bills mirror Arizona‚Äôs law Galveston Daily News  Lawrence, J. 02/16/11
Fast-tracked Texas bill would empower homeowners against eminent domain Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/07/11
Tarrant officials concerned about lack of representation on Senate panel Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/03/11
Senate approves voter ID legislation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/27/11
Legislators salute Texas Rangers' banner year Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/27/11
Texas House, Senate to honor Rangers this week Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 01/25/11
Estes: Bill not similar to Arizona's Wichita Falls Record News  Ledesma, M. 01/18/11
Tarrant County legislative delegation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/09/11
UTA to receive grant to monitor air quality in Barnett Shale Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Schrock, S. 12/04/10
State places sixth Barnett Shale air monitor in Flower Mound Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, J. 11/23/10
Senate shifts panel chiefs Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 07/15/10
Dewhurst shakes up panels' leadership Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 07/15/10
Eltife named chairman of Senate committee Longview News-Journal  Isaac, J. 07/15/10
Officials grilled over rebates Austin American Statesman  Gaar, B. 04/30/10
Texas senator launches PAC to identify conservative legislators Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 04/13/10
Boating safety Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 03/14/10
Lawmakers honor Wildenthal Dallas Morning News  Miller, R. 07/07/09
Barnett Shale rights of way bill among 37 vetoed by Perry Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 06/20/09
Private-sector health insurance for more kids Austin American Statesman  Abbott, G. 06/17/09
Parks and Wildlife survives legislature's sunset review Austin American Statesman  Leggett, M. 06/11/09
Legislative leaderboard Dallas Morning News  Editorial 06/07/09
Local lawmakers reflect on the good, the bad, the ugly Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 06/06/09
Texas Monthly names Wendy Davis the legislative Rookie of the Year Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 06/06/09
Accusations fly in Texas Senate as Carona threatens filibuster over transportation funding Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 06/01/09
Senate bill would crack down on absent jurors Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 05/27/09
Bigger fine for jury skipping OK'd Austin American Statesman  Staff 05/26/09
Transportation overhaul bill clears Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/26/09
Veterans' scratch-off lottery game approved in House as time runs out Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/16/09
Area's biggest universities are missing out on millions in state funding Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Trainor, G. 05/12/09
Concerns about expanding gambling may be stalling veterans' scratch-off bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/05/09
Teens may feel picked on by lawmakers Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/04/09
Texas Legislature: contraceptive bill advances Fort Worth Star-Telegram  A.P. Wire 05/02/09
Safety first, yeehaw! Fort Worth Star-Telegram  A.P. Wire 05/02/09
Texas Senate passes bill requiring doctors to offer ultrasounds to women seeking abortions Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Vertuno, J. 05/01/09
Texas Senate gives preliminary OK to 'Choose Life' specialty license plates Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 05/01/09
3 North Texas universities move closer to tier-one status Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/30/09
Freshman Sen. Davis high on profile and productivity Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/30/09
Perry's nominee to Tarrant County court draws some concern Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Spangler, A. 04/28/09
Texas franchise tax almost certain to change Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Norman, M. 04/17/09
Local-option transportation bill wins final passage in Texas Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/15/09
Bid to open co-ops' doors gets early OK Austin American Statesman  Grisales, C. 04/08/09
Local option headway Dallas Morning News  Editorial 04/06/09
New lottery game may aid Texas veterans Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 04/03/09
Boater safe than sorry Houston Chronicle  Tompkins, S. 03/26/09
Legislator wants N. Texas out of troubled program Dallas Morning News  Jones, G. 03/14/09
Renewed push for judicial reforms Austin Chronicle  Smith, J. 02/19/09
Senators seek tougher action against insurer Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 02/12/09
An award for boorishness Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/11/09
State officials outraged over bonuses for Permanent University Fund managers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/06/09
Harris' new chairmanship could help boost Dallas-Fort Worth economy Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/06/09
$6 million tab for steroid testing a lot to swallow Austin American Statesman  Staff 02/05/09
Plan would create new district court in Tarrant County Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Spangler, A. 02/04/09
Harris, Nelson receive key Texas Senate committee assignments Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/03/09
Campaign cash buys the good life Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 02/01/09
Harris, Nelson receive key Texas Senate committee assignments Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 02/01/09
Senate adds three committees Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 01/31/09
Harris to lead new Senate Committee on ecomomic development Fort Worth Star-Telegram  A.P. Wire 01/31/09
Zaffirini named chair of upgraded Senate Higher Education Committee Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 01/31/09
Tarrant delegation heads to Austin with list of pressing local issues Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/11/09
Meet the Tarrant County legislative delegation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/11/09
Advocacy group turns to the Web to make keeping an eye on the Legislature easy Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 11/24/08
Agency seeks millions to continue delayed project Dallas Morning News  Souder, E. 11/20/08
Arlington swings to the political center, election results show Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 11/10/08
Democrats poised to make inroads in Tarrant County Dallas Morning News  Mosier, J. 11/05/08
Recommendations: campaign 2008 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 11/03/08
Sides step up spending in tight races Dallas Morning News  Mosier, J. 11/02/08
Clean air strategy quietly drifts off Houston Chronicle  Tresaugue, M. 10/31/08
Don't vote straight-ticket Dallas Morning News  Editorial 10/22/08
State Senate candidate is in midst of a 13-year court battle Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dickson, G. 10/22/08
We recommend... Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/20/08
Staking out the Senate Austin Chronicle  Whittaker, R. 10/16/08
Recommendation: Texas Senate District 9 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 10/07/08
We recommend Dallas Morning News  Editorial 09/19/08
Conservative talk-radio host still is only a rookie state senator Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 08/18/08
Craddick's man not a good bet Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 08/11/08
Harris takes empty seat on Senate committee Longview News-Journal  Alexander, K. 08/08/08
More than 10,000 tested for steroids; only two come up positive Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Phillips, T. 07/02/08
Likelihood of oversight is raised Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 06/13/08
Public hearings to eye controls on air pollution Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Streater, S. 02/05/08
Texas conservatives not inspired by options Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mortiz, J. 01/31/08
Money is no object Amarillo Globe-News  Rangel, E. 01/21/08
Plenty of challenges in store for 2008 elections Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 01/03/08
Senators file for re-election Dallas Morning News  Staff 12/04/07
State may halt SH161 toll project Dallas Morning News  Lindenberger, M. 11/16/07
Speaker says former adviser gave conflicting opinions Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 11/15/07
Craddick: education is key in next Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 11/14/07
Texas natural gas firms must replace old fittings Dallas Morning News  Torbenson, E. 11/07/07
Governor's endorsement of Giuliani draws criticism Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mortiz, J. 10/19/07
Harris 'ready to hit the trail' in a bid for a seventh state Senate term Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 10/14/07
Conservation group hands out grades to lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 09/26/07
Big guns used to kill electric utility reform Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 06/02/07
Shellshocked lawmakers ready to shut down 80th session Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/29/07
Lawmakers: electricity legislation protects consumers and TXU Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 05/24/07
Pursue energetically Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 05/22/07
Activists try to drum up support for lower rates Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mitchell, M. 05/20/07
Lawmakers trade verbal jabs Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 05/17/07
Plan may eliminate TXU split-up Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 05/16/07
Keep up the fight Dallas Morning News  Editorial 05/11/07
Thompson leaves GOP starstruck Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 04/30/07
Let the info flow! Dallas Morning News  Staff 04/21/07
No more games Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 04/20/07
Lobbyist upset with Shapleigh's reference to Abramoff Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 04/18/07
Checkpoints for boater sobriety OK'd in Senate Dallas Morning News  Staff 04/13/07
Senate approves budget Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 04/13/07
Senate OKs budget version that leaves billions in reserve Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/13/07
Patrick's budget remarks provoke lively Senate debate Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 04/13/07
Border senators explain their votes on budget bill Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 04/13/07
High school steroid tests win approval Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 04/11/07
Senate votes make cities share red-light cam money Houston Chronicle  Mack, K. 04/04/07
Worth a try Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 04/03/07
Lawmakers chastise new leader Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 03/28/07
Battles stalling bills to fix TYC Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 03/26/07
Board votes for reforms, resigns Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/17/07
Heat is on exiting TYC board Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/16/07
TYC board's resignations likely today panel includes members from Lubbock, Lamesa Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Rangel, E. 03/16/07
Youth agency's board to resign Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 03/15/07
Texas Youth Commission trouble Austin Chronicle  Whittaker, R. 03/15/07
TYC board to quit Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 03/15/07
State Senate OKs bill urging dissolution of TYC board Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/15/07
TYC board ousted amid more abuse allegations Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 03/15/07
TYC members pushed to resign Longview News-Journal  Elswick, M. 03/15/07
TYC board to resign, Perry says Tyler Morning Telegraph  Staff 03/15/07
Senators press to get youth board fired Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 03/14/07
Quote of the day Austin American Statesman  Staff 03/14/07
Senate panel advances bill to fire TYC board Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 03/14/07
Lawmakers pressure TYC board Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/14/07
Senate to vote on disbanding TYC board San Antonio Express News  Ratcliffe, R. 03/14/07
Perry's losing luster Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 03/12/07
Think TYC mess can't get worse? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 03/10/07
Panel votes no confidence in Youth Commission board Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 03/09/07
Lawmakers lambaste board for failing to act Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 03/09/07
Sen. Nelson supports toll-road moratorium Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dickson, G. 03/09/07
Panel: TYC's governing board failed Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/09/07
Two Valley lawmakers appointed to panel looking into TYC scandals Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 03/03/07
Seeking 'local control' Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 03/01/07
Quote of the day Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 03/01/07
Capitol ideas Houston Chronicle  Tompkins, S. 03/01/07
Family hopes loss will bring change Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Batheja, A. 02/26/07
UTA may lose $16.5 million in funding Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Austin, J. 02/15/07
Plans would rein electric rates, providers Austin American Statesman  Grisales, C. 02/08/07
Child sex bill raising concern Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 01/05/07
Do campaign funds bankroll a lifestyle? Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 12/17/06
Republican files bill to shed light on lobbying Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 12/05/06
Local officials seek state 'safe zone' law Dallas Morning News  Sandoval, S. 08/18/06
Peers shine a spotlight on governor for the day San Antonio Express News  Vail, I. 04/02/06
Bar busts elicit outrage Dallas Morning News  Slover, P. 03/25/06
5 elected oficials endorse Hatley Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 03/03/06
George P. pressing the flesh as he steps into the limelight Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 02/12/06
Fallout at Capitol costs two senators their posts Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 02/04/06
Lawmakers score high for business Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 12/13/05
Nelson has taken role of a leader Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kirsch, J. 07/25/05
Note to senators: smell your mail before opening Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 07/24/05
Eminent domain takes hit Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 07/14/05
Senate passes telecom measure Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 07/14/05
Senate tax plan closer to approval Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 07/11/05
Senate reduces school tax cut Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 07/11/05
'Texas Monthly' honors Ogden Bryan Eagle  Avison, A. 06/30/05
Magazine lists 'best and worst' lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 06/18/05
Measure could allow JPS to hire private attorneys Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mitchell, M. 06/07/05
Laws target driving, education, more Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 06/04/05
'Dark clouds' seen as session ends Houston Chronicle  Elliott, J. 05/31/05
Senate colleagues elect Madla president pro tem San Antonio Express News  Kriel, L. 05/31/05
Area lawmakers see mixed results on bills Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Morrison, E. 05/30/05
Backers confident abortion consent measure will pass Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/24/05
Abortion consent bill clears panel Dallas Morning News  Staff 05/20/05
House panel advances abortion consent bill Houston Chronicle  Gilbert, J. 05/20/05
Senate would require parental consent for abortions Austin American Statesman  Vertuno, J. 05/19/05
Abortion consent bill OK'd Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/19/05
Senate approves bill requiring parental consent Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/19/05
Senate signs off on abortion bill Houston Chronicle  Gilbert, J. 05/19/05
Family planning losing, anti-abortion gaining San Antonio Express News  Kriel, L. 05/19/05
Helping oneself Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 05/18/05
Abortion foes turn to Senate after bill killed Dallas Morning News  Brooks, K. 05/13/05
Abortion consent issue survives Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/13/05
Deregulation comes under fire Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/04/05
Bill would tighten abortion law for minors Houston Chronicle  Gilbert, J. 04/27/05
Record all votes by lawmakers Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Editorial 04/27/05
Let the sun shine Dallas Morning News  Editorial 04/24/05
Making sense of making laws Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Labbe, J. 04/24/05
Big chink in armor Dallas Morning News  Editorial 04/18/05
Senate OKs life with no parole Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/15/05
Chamber music Dallas Morning News  Brooks, K. 04/07/05
Let the sun shine Dallas Morning News  Editorial 04/01/05
Let the sun shine Dallas Morning News  Editorial 03/30/05
Animal cruelty bill kept on leash San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 03/30/05
In session San Antonio Express News  Staff 03/22/05
Amarillo judge likely to fill court vacancy Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 03/15/05
Let senators know your thoughts on red-light cameras Dallas Morning News  Blow, S. 03/10/05
Next step Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 03/07/05
Capitol roundup Austin American Statesman  Staff 02/28/05
Capitol roundup Austin American Statesman  Staff 02/23/05
Judges object to law on bailiff residency Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Autrey, J. 02/22/05
Pending bill to tighten animal abuse laws Waco Tribune Herald  Smith, R. 02/20/05
Chamber music Dallas Morning News  Brooks, K. 02/17/05
Let the sun shine Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/13/05
Let the sun shine Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/10/05
Notebook Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 01/27/05
In session San Antonio Express News  Staff 01/12/05
Senate fails in overhaul attempt Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/15/04
Progress as promised Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 04/19/04
Senate committees cut back Austin American Statesman  Staff 03/13/04
Those who are gone Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 01/27/04
DNA database helps families of the missing receive closure Beaumont Enterprise  Harris, C. 01/26/04
Proposal gives tracks hope Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Price, T. 01/20/04
Wolens says he won't seek re-election Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 12/04/03
Wolens won't seek new term in Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 12/04/03
Dewhurst appoints budget board Austin American Statesman  Staff 11/22/03
Remap debate isn't a nice chat San Antonio Express News    10/05/03
Caps for you, but . . . Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 09/28/03
His footwear has sole Austin American Statesman  Staff 09/20/03
Texas 11 on 'probation'--as long as they behave El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 09/19/03
GOP senators put 'Texas 11' on probation Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 09/19/03
Senators serene at session El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 09/17/03
Demos rejoin battle El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 09/16/03
Missing Democrats return to capitol for third session Tyler Morning Telegraph  Staff 09/16/03
Officials file open records request Laredo Morning Times  Cortez, T. 07/31/03
Redistricting Texas is a game anyone can play Austin American Statesman  Lisheron, M. 07/26/03
Second death for asbestos proposal Austin American Statesman  Pasztor, D. 07/26/03
Asbestos bill is put on hold for now Dallas Morning News  Maxon, T. 07/26/03
Senator's son whisked into prison treatment program Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Agee, M. 07/25/03
Lawmaker's son gets a jump Dallas Morning News  Slover, P. 07/24/03
Severing South Texas McAllen Monitor  Walzer, A. 07/24/03
Redistricting debate may go into second session Wichita Falls Record News  Wolfson, M. 07/24/03
New maps for districts held back Abilene Reporter-News  Meighan, T. 07/17/03
New map surfacing in Senate hearings Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 07/17/03
Senator abandons remap effort Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 07/17/03
Mapmaker Harris gives up the job Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 07/17/03
New leader takes redistricting reins Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 07/17/03
State senator pulls redistricting maps San Angelo Standard Times  Meighan, T. 07/17/03
GOP senator yanks maps for districts San Antonio Express News  Garcia, G. 07/17/03
Harris tells committee: I'm out Wichita Falls Record News  Meighan, T. 07/17/03
Another special session? Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 07/16/03
Dewhurst: Perry signals second special session Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 07/16/03
Locals take complaints to the top Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Fuquay, J. 07/14/03
Don't mess with WT San Angelo Standard Times  Anthony, P. 07/13/03
Senator to draw redistricting map over weekend Houston Chronicle  Staff 07/12/03
More senators say they will oppose House map Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 07/11/03
Barrage of challenges seen for map, if OK'd San Antonio Express News  Rodriguez, R. 07/11/03
Hearings complete San Angelo Standard Times  Meighan, T. 07/10/03
Key senators say House map dead Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 07/09/03
A line drawn in the sand McAllen Monitor  Walzer, A. 07/02/03
West Texans voice redistricting concerns San Angelo Standard Times    07/01/03
Locals speak out Laredo Morning Times  Cortez, T. 06/29/03
Internal GOP fight brewing over map Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 06/21/03
Redistricting hearing in Laredo, June 27 Laredo Morning Times  Cortez, T. 06/20/03
Clean-air bill stalled in committee Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 05/31/03
Quick action is needed on clean-air bill to avoid loss of highway funds Houston Chronicle  Villafranca, A. 05/31/03
GOP remap bill filed in Senate Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/15/03
Harris considers plunging Senate into districting Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/15/03
Killer D's defend flight out of Austin Abilene Reporter-News  Hall, J. 05/14/03
Senate committee approves tort bill with $500,000 cap Dallas Morning News  Maxon, T. 05/14/03
State's lobbying office in D.C. under criticism Houston Chronicle  Villafranca, A. 05/09/03
Senate passes clean-air bill Dallas Morning News  Loftis, R. 05/07/03
Senate approves clean-air measure Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/06/03
Senate OKs clean air funding Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/06/03
Bill boosts penalty for assaulting sports officials Houston Chronicle  A.P. Wire 05/03/03
Deal reached on UTA Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 05/02/03
Life term without parole for murderers fails again Austin American Statesman  Pasztor, D. 04/23/03
3-cent diesel tax might be avoidable Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 04/23/03
Bill addresses health coverage Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 04/16/03
UT regents try to appease angry Arlington Austin American Statesman  Jayson, S. 04/11/03
A&M System sought for UTA Bryan Eagle  Staff 04/04/03
UTA in A&M System Dallas Morning News  Staff 04/04/03
Bill would change UTA affiliation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/03/03
Sheriff bill splits senators Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 03/13/03
UTA chief fights budget cut plans Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/05/03
Crawford sues Perry, hopes to regain job Amarillo Globe-News  Albright, M. 02/25/03
Bill would disallow same-sex marriages San Antonio Express News  Staff 02/22/03
Democrats to lead 6 Senate panels Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 01/17/03
Tarrant senators gain plum committee posts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/17/03
Legislature convenes; tough choices ahead Valley Morning Star  Taylor, S. 01/15/03
Rylander: Deficit estimate too low Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 12/23/02
A disaster Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 12/15/02
State spending set at $54.9 billion Valley Morning Star  Taylor, S. 11/26/02
Texans remain split on vouchers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Williams, L. 11/16/02
Will they be true Texans? San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 11/16/02
Most incumbents winning in N. Texas state senate elections Dallas Morning News  Young, M. 11/06/02
Brimer leads early for District 10 seat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gutierrez-Mier, J. 11/06/02
The 2002 election Dallas Morning News  Editorial 11/05/02
Texas Legislature Dallas Morning News  Editorial 11/03/02
Recommendations for the Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 10/19/02
Candidates silent on looming deficit El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 09/06/02
Shortfall estimates challenge Legislature Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 09/04/02
Rylander says shortfall won't exceed $5 billion Houston Chronicle  Hughes, G. 09/04/02
Education, health to make big hits on state's budget Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Kitchen, S. 09/01/02
Deceit and deficits Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 09/01/02
Budget news getting worse Austin American Statesman  Staff 08/31/02
Valley doctors sued more often San Antonio Express News  A.P. Wire 08/31/02
$12 billion of bad news for Texas Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 08/30/02
Lawmakers hear pleas for new trauma center Houston Chronicle  Ackerman, T. 07/19/02
Lawmakers chide city on annexation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Richardson, G. 03/28/02
UT student fee is focus in 1st of state panels Austin American Statesman  Jayson, S. 02/22/02
Moncrief's decision to stay in district shows integrity Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanders, B. 12/09/01
Moncrief staying in District 12 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 11/30/01
State's political lines set by judges Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 11/29/01
GOP targets Democrat but hits two Republicans Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 11/05/01
Legislators' dance steps getting fancy Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 09/08/01
Cornyn says critics of redistricting out for selves Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 09/08/01
Out of bounds Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Norman, M. 09/07/01
Harris to run in new district Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Jarvis, J. 09/07/01
Harris says he may seek seat in Nelson's district Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 09/06/01
Nelson says she'll seek seat in Moncrief's redrawn district Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 09/05/01
New law toughens control of exotic pets throughout state Houston Chronicle  Mahlburg, B. 09/02/01
Redistricting gives lawmakers a splitting headache Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, J. 08/10/01
Moncrief considers switching districts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 08/05/01
Cornyn seared over redistricting San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 08/05/01
Legislator Harris says he has no plans to retire Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 07/19/01
Legislators, many unwittingly, chop child support interest San Antonio Express News  Casey, R. 07/15/01
Veto risks Texans' civil rights Dallas Morning News  Deitch, M. 07/01/01
New law could lower closing costs San Antonio Express News  Pesquera, A. 06/29/01
Couple may have posed as FBI agents Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 06/23/01
Texas Monthly puts Perry in category of legislative 'furniture' Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 06/22/01
The top 10 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 06/22/01
Arlington, UTA benefit from legislative session Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Austin, J. 06/04/01
Lawmakers critical of Perry's approach San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 05/21/01
Senate passes bill to offer tax breaks Austin American Statesman  Grisales, C. 05/19/01
Tax breaks for businesses OK'd Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 05/19/01
School tax abatement bill wins Senate OK El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 05/19/01
'Intel bill' easily clears key hurdle in Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/19/01
Senate OKs tax abatements, workers' comp rebuild San Antonio Express News    05/19/01
A senator's health alert Austin American Statesman  Editorial 05/16/01
States' gay unions opposed Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 05/15/01
Divisions emerge on school tax incentives Austin American Statesman  Grisales, C. 05/12/01
Budget writers bargain over differences San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 05/12/01
Nursing-home bill prompts fee debate Amarillo Daily News  Daugherty, D. 05/11/01
Senate passes bill to help nursing homes stay afloat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/11/01
Bill raises cost of nursing home care Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/11/01
Capitol's odd couple helps steer budget plan Austin American Statesman  Susswein, G. 05/10/01
Senators promote budget priorities San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 05/10/01
Progress Dallas Morning News  Editorial 05/08/01
Hate bill passes Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/08/01
Sen. Harris, a legislative Attila, shows soft side Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 05/08/01
Texas excellence Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 05/06/01
Arlington senator shed title to be Gov. Harris for a day Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/06/01
City to house missing persons files Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Brooks, K. 05/05/01
Housing agency reforms stir up a hornet's nest Austin American Statesman  Bahadur, G. 05/02/01
Curse of the tax cuts Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 04/29/01
Festivities set when Harris is 'Governor for a Day' Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/28/01
House insurance plan draws Senate fire Austin American Statesman  Reston, M. 04/25/01
Texas watch Dallas Morning News  Editorial 04/25/01
Dallas officials stall vote on alcohol bill, Truitt says Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kirsch, J. 04/25/01
Bush's legislative legacy eroding Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/23/01
Senate bill proposes Fort Worth center for state's DNA lab Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/21/01
Senate passes child Medicaid bill San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 04/19/01
Senate approves plan to analyze state parks' needs Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 04/18/01
House to vote on hate crime bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/17/01
Misstep may hurt possible candidate for governor Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/16/01
Same-sex marriage subject of bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/10/01
State's leaders back Medicaid overhaul plan Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/10/01
De-Bushing Texas Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ivins, M. 04/08/01
Texas nursing home industry is looking out for No. 1 -- not clients Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ferris, B. 04/08/01
Bill would make Fort Worth home to state DNA database Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/04/01
Senators wish budget contained fewer wishes San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 04/02/01
DPS official faces tough questions Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 03/30/01
Pot-bill bracket left holding the bag? Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 03/30/01
Barr's comments on district anger Tarrant GOP leader Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 03/30/01
Senators OK budget plan talk taxes Austin American Statesman  Susswein, G. 03/29/01
Senate OKs budget of $111.7 billion Dallas Morning News  Slover, P. 03/29/01
Secretary of state cites smear attack Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 03/28/01
Senate panel crafts 2002-03 state budget Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/27/01
Cost of health care taxing state budget Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 03/27/01
Alarm is sounded on privacy bill San Antonio Express News  Richter, B. 03/27/01
By any other name Houston Chronicle  Editorial 03/26/01
Help sick kids, hurt sick bill Austin American Statesman  Editorial 03/20/01
Measure would legalize benefits now outlawed Houston Chronicle  Elliott, J. 03/20/01
Under bills, public notices won't be accessible to all Austin American Statesman  Tillotson, D. 03/15/01
Texas declines in attracting new factories Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 03/14/01
Bill filed to rescind tax cut, pay for teachers' insurance Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/09/01
Historic Pease Mansion for sale? Austin American Statesman  Jayson, S. 02/28/01
Rainy Day Fund may be tapped San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 02/27/01
Texas Medicaid Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 02/25/01
State senator testifies against management of county boot camp Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Spangler, A. 02/24/01
Tarrant judges to take control of boot camp Dallas Morning News  Schober, B. 02/22/01
Harris wants to streamline rules for Medicaid coverage Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 02/16/01
Bill aims to boost defense for poor Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 02/15/01
Same-sex marriages opposed Dallas Morning News  A.P. Wire 02/15/01
Bill seeks overhaul of indigent legal defense Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 02/15/01
State Medicaid costs straining budget Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 02/08/01
Board of education gets one issue right San Antonio Express News  Editorial 02/03/01
Education board has harsh day in Senate Austin American Statesman  Grisales, C. 02/02/01
Harris calls for school fund inquiry Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 02/02/01
Under the dome Dallas Morning News  Staff 01/18/01
Harris named Senate president pro tem Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/10/01
Lawmakers give session hearty open Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 01/10/01
Senate vote to replace Perry unlikely before Christmas Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 12/19/00
Officials prepare to draw the lines Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kirsch, J. 11/26/00
Inquiry targets records Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 08/31/00
Madla records subpoenaed San Antonio Express News  Gold, R. 08/25/00
Grand jury investigating state senator Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 08/24/00
Ugly reports make a case for reforms San Antonio Express News  Editorial 05/25/00
Housing official claims lawmakers out to get her Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/20/00
Lawmaker: Board takes wrong stance on Lyme disease Amarillo Daily News  Robbins, M. 03/17/00
the Insider report Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Rodriguez, R. 01/09/00
Harris files for re-election to state Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 12/07/99
Moss doesn't gather on Tarrant lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 06/13/99
Capitol report Austin American Statesman  Staff 05/31/99
Capitol report Austin American Statesman  Staff 05/30/99
On welfare, Legislature goes for carrot, not stick Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 05/30/99
Bill allowing physicians to negotiate fees goes to Bush Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/29/99
Legislature divides on education spending, tax cuts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 05/29/99
House speaker weathers tax, crop storms Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/27/99
76th Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 05/27/99
Hurried lawmakers nearly gut benefits Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 05/27/99
Democrat kills business tax cut bill backed by Bush Austin American Statesman  Elizondo Jr., J. 05/26/99
76th Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 05/20/99
Senate passes 2 amendments to constitution Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 05/20/99
Alimony garnishing now up to the voters San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 05/20/99
FTC questions bill on joint negotiations by physicians groups Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Lunday, S. 05/18/99
Senate approves bill on county entity suing another Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/18/99
Public Split Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 05/15/99
Panel likes 'Choose Life' plate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Brooks, K. 05/14/99
Harris' tough nature forged by hardships Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Graham, J. 05/10/99
The Bully Pulpit Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Graham, J. 05/09/99
Capitol report Austin American Statesman  Staff 02/25/99
Haywood wants to cut his committee's spending Wichita Falls Record News  Staff 02/03/99
S. Dallas university center has detractors Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Lee, R. 01/30/99
Texas Senate facing $800,000 budget shortfall Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/30/99
Capitol Report Austin American Statesman  Staff 01/19/99
Keep the light of day on government records in Texas Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 08/01/98
$6 billion surplus possible Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 07/17/98
Study links lower recidivism rates to longer jail terms Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 07/02/98
Senators hear report on prison gang members Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 06/26/98
Prison gang activity spilling onto streets, lawmakers told Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 06/26/98
Prison work programs need overhaul, state workers tell oversight panel Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/29/98
Separate roles Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 04/26/98
State revising immunization database rules Austin American Statesman  Rodriguez, R. 04/25/98
What is Chris Harris trying to accomplish? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Greene, R. 04/22/98
Medicaid inquiry files lost Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 03/31/98
Teens, legislators seek reasons behind gangs El Paso Times  Holguin, R. 02/26/98
Judge approves tobacco accord Austin American Statesman  Kay, M. 01/23/98
Judge approves tobacco pact and big payments for lawyers Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 01/23/98
Federal judge OKs Texas tobacco settlement Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Robbins, M. 01/23/98
State GOP candidates find fertile ground in Tarrant County Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 11/30/97
Apartments law Fort Worth Star-Telegram    10/07/97
Arlington senator's law doesn't affect his city Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Autrey, J. 10/02/97
Child-support study a solid compromise San Antonio Express News    08/31/97
Child support system unveiled Austin American Statesman  Merle, R. 08/21/97
Morales takes wraps off child support computer system San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 08/21/97
Correctional facility plan withdrawn Arlington Morning News  Schexnayder, C. 08/14/97
Quite a choice Fort Worth Star-Telegram    08/11/97
Harris named to state Sunset Advisory Commission Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 08/07/97
Texas in forefront in juvenile justice reform Dallas Morning News  Gaither, H. 07/27/97
Lawmakers' travel-spending curbs stalled Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 07/10/97
Panel OKs new House travel rules Dallas Morning News    06/26/97
House adopts money-saving travel rules Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 06/26/97
2 area lawmakers urged to oppose state GOP leader Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 06/25/97
Story rights bill signed into law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 06/20/97
House to examine out-of-state trips Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 06/18/97
Senators set new rules on travel expenses San Antonio Express News    06/04/97
Senators agree to new rules for traveling Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 06/03/97
Lawmakers seek controls on travel costs Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 06/02/97
Area legislator tops travel costs list Fort Worth Star-Telegram    06/02/97
Thrift too often left behind when lawmakers pack Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 06/01/97
Texas bill allows mutual insurers to convert Houston Chronicle    05/30/97
AG keeps control of child support Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/27/97
Bush studies bill extending use of crime tax funds Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 05/24/97
Bingo operation stays linked to lottery Valley Morning Star  Dailey, R. 05/22/97
Uncompromising mood stalls tax bill Austin American Statesman  Kay, M. 05/21/97
Home equity attack fails Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 05/18/97
For term-paper mills, writing may be on wall Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 05/18/97
City seeks tax amendment Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 05/18/97
GOP senators face off with Bush over managed-care legislation Fort Worth Star-Telegram    05/11/97
Senate passes bill on college admissions Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 05/09/97
School district effort dropped Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Teeter, B. 05/09/97
Child support Dallas Morning News    05/08/97
Tax changes give breaks to business Austin American Statesman  Kay, M. 05/07/97
Proposal would give tax break to large corporations Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 05/07/97
Senate OKs proposal to let kids in sports San Antonio Express News  Flores, A. 05/07/97
House OKs kid-support legislation Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 05/05/97
Slapped by Senate, attorney general lobbies to keep child support Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 05/04/97
Panel to decide beleaguered child support division's fate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 05/03/97
Child-support proposal retooled Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 05/02/97
Abortion facilities now must comply with state levels Austin American Statesman  Hornaday, S. 05/02/97
New law tightens reguation of abortion clinics Dallas Morning News    05/02/97
Bush signs measure allowing state to regulate abortion facilities San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 05/02/97
Law can't address loss of unborn Beaumont Enterprise  Gallaspy, B. 04/29/97
Benbrook schools Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/29/97
Benbrook school agreement could cancel legislation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Teeter, B. 04/28/97
Bills seek prosecution for death of fetus San Antonio Express News    04/28/97
Senator to rewrite part of Benbrook school bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Teeter, B. 04/24/97
Disputed report on HMO released Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 04/23/97
Senate to consider Benbrook school district bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Teeter, B. 04/22/97
Anti-smoking bill advances to Senate Austin American Statesman  Gamboa, S. 04/17/97
Permits, fees, restrictions aimed at ending tobacco sales to minors Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/17/97
Tough Senate measure targets young cigarette buyers Houston Chronicle  Gonzalez, J. 04/17/97
Tobacco sales bill heading for panel Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/16/97
Child support bill moves to House Texarkana Gazette  Minor, J. 04/14/97
Bill would strip AG of child support duties Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 04/12/97
Senate votes to take child-support duties from Morales' office Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 04/12/97
Morales loses vote by Senate on kid support Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 04/12/97
Senate backs child-support enforcement spinoff Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/12/97
Morales alleges retribution as Senate OKs bill Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 04/12/97
Senate cuts AG's role in collection of child support San Antonio Express News  Spicer, E. 04/12/97
Keep but fix child support Austin American Statesman    04/11/97
Senate votes to regulate all roofing contractors Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 04/10/97
Senate passes licensing requirement for roofers Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/10/97
Child-support enforcement criticized Austin American Statesman  Brown, C. 04/08/97
Panel backs challenge to Morales Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 04/08/97
Senate panel backs transfer of child support collection Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/08/97
Panel OKs bill to cut Morales' staff on child-support work Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 04/08/97
Texas' inadvertent term limits Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 04/06/97
Bills stress rights of the unborn San Antonio Express News    04/06/97
Bills address deaths of babies hurt before birth Dallas Morning News  Donisi, N. 04/05/97
Senate passes tougher sex offender penalties Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/05/97
Elbow room Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/04/97
Senate passes home-equity borrowing bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 04/03/97
State could revoke license of HMO, Morales says Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 04/02/97
Commissioners oppose courthouse bill Arlington Morning News    03/26/97
Anti-smoking bill's nod gives more to chew on Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 03/21/97
Senate passes bill to snuff out smoking inside state buildings San Antonio Express News    03/21/97
Separation Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/18/97
HMO wins fight to keep firm's records secret Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 03/12/97
Home equity Dallas Morning News    03/11/97
Trustees to resist Benbrook district Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Packer, J. 03/11/97
Second mortgages Tyler Morning Telegraph  Tomich, J. 03/09/97
Kaiser HMO rebuked for muzzle on report Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 03/07/97
Kaiser action riles lawmakers Dallas Morning News  Oppel, R. 03/07/97
System to rate HMOs passes El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 03/07/97
Gag order stands in HMO fray Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 03/07/97
Legislators fume at gag order won by HMO Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 03/07/97
Bill would let Mansfield vote on alcohol sales Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/04/97
Bill would require money to go to education Amarillo Daily News  Robbins, M. 02/27/97
Quickest way to pass bills? Don't vote on 'em Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 02/27/97
Bill on home child care gets nowhere Austin American Statesman  Gamboa, S. 02/27/97
Hit-run bill clears panel in House Dallas Morning News    02/27/97
Senate panel hears debate over home-equity lending Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 02/26/97
Senators plan sound home-equity bill Houston Chronicle  Gonzalez, J. 02/26/97
Bill would let state revoke licenses of abortion clinics Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/19/97
Plan seeks tax relief for seniors Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 02/18/97
Senators vote for 'Lori's law' Dallas Morning News    02/13/97
Senate approves abortion consent bill Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 02/13/97
Shoes a testament to alcohol-caused crashes Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 02/11/97
Senate gets tough with young drivers who drink Austin American Statesman  Fikac, P. 02/11/97
Teen-drinking bill passes state Senate Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 02/11/97
Senate passes beefed-up underage drinking bill El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 02/11/97
Senate OKs bill aimed at teen drivers Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 02/11/97
Empty shoes tell of drunken-driving cost San Antonio Express News    02/11/97
Bill would clarify school districts' transportation fee Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Doclar, M. 02/08/97
Senate approves core-class plan for Texas colleges, universities Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 02/02/97
Bill would tighten laws on abortion clinics Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 02/01/97
Lawmakers file bills to protect HMO members Austin American Statesman  Fikac, P. 01/31/97
Senators' bills offer HMO rules Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 01/31/97
HMO liability part of Senate health bills package Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/31/97
State Senate targets HMO accountability Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 01/31/97
Bill addresses teacher ratings Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/29/97
Motorcyclists lobby legislators to relax mandatory helmet law Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/28/97
Anti-abortion bill finds kinder climate Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 01/24/97
Efforts on child support criticized Dallas Morning News    01/23/97
Abductions spur calls for action Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 01/19/97
From House, another bill on home equity Austin American Statesman  Hight, B. 01/16/97
Lawmaker wants to get rid of limits on hidden-gun law San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 01/16/97
Bullock opposes using public funds to finance arenas Arlington Morning News  Washington, A. 01/15/97
Arlington delegation gets to work Arlington Morning News  Monson, R. 01/15/97
GOP sets sights on control of state Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 11/03/96
"Tough luck' isn't right answer for state after these tragedies Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 11/02/96
Fetus trial leads to state legislative plans to give protection to the unborn Corpus Christi Caller Times  Ray, S. 10/30/96
Past imperfect Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 10/24/96
Some politicians don't practice what they preach about voting Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 10/24/96
Local case not likely to affect abortion issue Corpus Christi Caller Times  Raine, M. 10/19/96
State child-support collections up for year Dallas Morning News    10/04/96
Morales answers critics Houston Chronicle    10/04/96
AG defends hunt for deadbeat parents San Antonio Express News  Scott, S. 10/04/96
Morales named to task force Fort Worth Star-Telegram    10/01/96
Child support program deserves Texans' praise Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Willis, D. 09/28/96
Auditor faults Senate on spending, ethics Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 09/25/96
Attorney general's office must work on child support Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 09/07/96
Child support collections up, but percentage less so Austin American Statesman    09/04/96
Legislators face fight over human-service changes, Moncrief says Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Chapman, L. 09/04/96
Off to the woodshed Corpus Christi Caller Times    09/03/96
Deadline given on child support system Austin American Statesman  Gamboa, S. 08/30/96
Senate panel gives Morales deadline on child support Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 08/30/96
Panel scolds Morales but doesn't urge removal of agency Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 08/30/96
Morales to speed up child-support collections with computer Houston Chronicle  Gonzalez, J. 08/30/96
Morales has until January to fix child support project San Antonio Express News    08/30/96
Morales ineffective in collecting child support Fort Worth Star-Telegram    08/25/96
Panel votes to strip attorney general of child-support unit Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 08/17/96
Morales challenged on child support Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 08/16/96
Local lawmakers attack child support program record Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 08/16/96
Redistricting hoopla hardly worth it Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 08/09/96
Morales praises child support unit; legislators question agency's efforts Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 08/08/96
Deadbeat parents Dallas Morning News    07/23/96
Child-support charges urged Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 07/20/96
Redrawing districts could force Frost out, some say Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 07/11/96
Injunction temporarily bars sale of Trinity Meadows stock Fort Worth Star-Telegram    06/26/96
Granger a no-show at state GOP convention Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 06/22/96
Child support agency faces crush of cases Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 06/10/96
Trying to keep a lid on Texas youth crime Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Harris, C. 05/04/96
Grand Prairie disagrees with officials over track taxes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 04/10/96
New bills aim to kill deferred sentences in child sex crimes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 04/09/96
Turning the young around Fort Worth Star-Telegram    04/07/96
Amber's bill offers tougher penalties Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 04/03/96
Report warns of crisis in youth crime Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 03/28/96
3 Senate incumbents win vote; re-election is virtually assured Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 03/14/96
State's lawmakers winning primaries Austin American Statesman  Elizondo, J. 03/13/96
Runoffs likely in races for House districts 90, 92 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 03/13/96
Parties brace for battle to control state Senate Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 03/08/96
AG collects $12.6 million Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 03/05/96
Primary endorsements Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/24/96
Tougher penalties urged for molesters Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ave, C. 02/04/96
GOP hopes for some gains in the Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 02/04/96
AG cracking down in child-support cases Dallas Morning News  Jennings, D. 01/24/96
Harris faces challenge from Lollar for Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tharp, R. 12/30/95
New Family Code toughens penalties Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 12/24/95
Juvenile crime plan aimed at prevention Tyler Morning Telegraph    11/20/95
Juvenile crime targeted Dallas Morning News    11/17/95
Juvenile crime grants assigned Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 11/17/95
Proposition's wording leaves voters stumped Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 09/26/95
Collection of child support must improve, lawmaker says Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 09/13/95
New law spurs parents to seek out past-due child support San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 09/08/95
Alimony, custody changes set for Friday Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 08/29/95
Those who shirk child support face license suspension Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 08/25/95
State turns down toxic-waste well in Brazoria County Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 08/24/95
Juvenile crime laws eyed Houston Chronicle    08/22/95
Whitmire defends himself, employees Austin American Statesman  Ward, M. 08/04/95
Whitmire addresses hiring issue Dallas Morning News    08/04/95
Senator defends his hiring practices Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 08/04/95
Chairman says Sen. Whitmire broke no rules Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 08/04/95
Law lets death go unprosecuted Houston Chronicle  Bardwell, S. 07/27/95
Capitol needs thorough cleaning San Antonio Express News  Smith, T. 07/15/95
Redistricting hits problems in Legislature Victoria Advocate  A.P. Wire 01/03/92
Arlington senator has heart attack Dallas Morning News    11/03/94
State Sen. Chris Harris has heart attack Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Brown, Jessamy  11/02/94
Sen. Harris sued for malpractice Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dilanian, Ken  04/23/94
Lawmaker defends ballpark bill Dallas Morning News  Corchado, Alfredo  04/21/94
Harris to run for McFarland's seat in state Senate Dallas Morning News    11/22/89
Republican seeking post in Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Northcott, Kaye  11/22/89