Selected newspaper articles related to Chet Brooks

Entries marked with are biographical in nature.

Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Pasadena senator advocated for vulnerable Houston Chronicle  Strange, T. 05/15/16
Chet Brooks, longtime Texas lawmaker, dies Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 05/13/16
Chester Brooks Houston Chronicle  Staff 05/13/16
Funeral arrangements are set for former Senator Chet Brooks Quorum Report  Kronberg, H. 05/12/16
All hands required to expand access to health care Austin American Statesman  Inglis, T. 02/15/13
'If you can help a family, it's a really good day' Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 04/17/11
Land commissioner won't give an inch Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/26/08
Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson does it one way: his own Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/06/08
Dueling endorsements fire up Central Texas congressional campaigns Waco Tribune Herald  Genz, D. 10/19/06
This LBJ School student may teach professors a few things Austin American Statesman  Wear, B. 07/24/00
'Bees' tease state with preventative politics Valley Morning Star  Deal, J. 01/11/95
Patterson leads for state Senate Houston Chronicle  Robinson, J. 11/09/94
Texas Senate Houston Post    10/28/94
Redrawn district should help Democrat Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 10/27/94
'Killer Bees' reunite to recall feat of legislative legerdemain San Antonio Express News    06/19/94
In 1979, the buzz was about killer bees Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 06/10/94
Openess in adoptions improves the process Laredo Morning Times  Zaffirini, J. 06/05/94
New blood, new vision Galveston Daily News  Sieger, M. 03/17/94
Heated race for Senate shaping up Galveston Daily News  Sieger, M. 03/17/94
Senate race already heating up Galveston Daily News  McCune, B. 09/27/93
Again, it's better to sink than swim in red ink Houston Chronicle  Pike, D. 07/13/93
Redistricting session hits roadblocks Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 01/03/92
Federal judges uphold Texas congressional plan Victoria Advocate  A.P. Wire 12/26/91
Lawmakers urged to redraw lines Dallas Morning News  Attlesey, S. 07/16/91
4-hour Senate filibuster halts action on shrimp, oyster bill Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 04/26/85
Senate sends remap bill to Clements Dallas News  Kinch, S. 08/11/81
Delaying tactic Houston Post  Bonavita, F. 08/10/81
Political ambitions lurk behind remap imbroglio Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Arnold, A. 08/02/81
Senate OKs remap plan Fort Worth Star-Telegram    07/22/81
Ogg filibuster halts debate on drainage bill Houston Post    05/29/81
Police hunting 'Killer Bee' senators Houston Chronicle  Fish, R. 05/19/79
Senate delays another filibuster by consumer advocates Dallas Morning News  Davis, S. 04/06/79
Consumer protection filibuster is shut down Houston Chronicle  Fish, R. 04/04/79
Filibuster halts action in Senate on consumer bill Houston Post  West, F. 04/04/79
Senate filibuster wins approval for lay members on bar board Houston Chronicle  Fish, R. 03/22/79
Criticism dismissed by Barnes Houston Post  Staff 09/26/72
McKool gets title of 'Little Hercules' Houston Post    06/29/72
Record filibuster stalls Legislature Corpus Christi Caller Times  Ford, J. 06/28/72
Martin urges Moody ouster in foundation Houston Post  Wiese, A. 10/27/71
Senate panel backs liquor departments in various stores Houston Chronicle  Staff 05/12/71
Schwartz charges Bates lied to Senate about bill Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, R. 04/27/71
Ethics movement may be overdue Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 01/28/71
Amendment supported Houston Post  Staff 01/27/71
Bernal vote bill delayed San Antonio Express  Ford, J. 01/27/71
Mauzy lists income, urges solons follow Dallas Times Herald  Staff 01/26/71
SEC probe spurs stiffer ethics bill Dallas Times Herald  Moss, M. 01/26/71
Legislators are locked in chambers Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, R. 05/23/69
Talkathons halt Senate action on new colleges Houston Post  Gardner, W. 05/22/69
Tech medical school filibuster goes on Houston Chronicle  Beveridge, R. 05/16/69
Open meetings measure OK'd by House Committee Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 04/25/67
Connally for crime code change Dallas Morning News  Gardner, W. 04/23/67
Closed meetings bills draw varied reactions Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 04/20/67
Open meetings bill advances Dallas Morning News  Staff 04/20/67
Revision bill sent to panel Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kinch, S. 04/18/67
Med school proposal is a waiting game Houston Chronicle  McNeely, D. 04/18/67
Channel span bill goes to 'friendly' subpanel Houston Post  Staff 04/18/67
Legislature may end row, consider money problem Dallas Morning News  Banks, J. 04/16/67
Information bills held Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kinch, S. 04/16/67
Controversial budget bill wins Senate committee's OK Dallas Morning News  Banks, J. 04/04/67
The 'final gate' says Rep Archer Houston Post  West, F. 04/04/67
Slovenly legislation slips by Houston Post  Gardner, W. 02/26/67
Most legislators voice support for Connally plan Houston Chronicle  Staff 02/06/67
Brooks explains redistrict vote Houston Post  Staff 05/31/65
Top legislators seeking delay in redistricting Houston Chronicle  Staff 08/16/64
Brooks is cut loose as Galveston County consultant in Austin Houston Chronicle  Moran, Kevin  04/13/93
County hires Brooks as consultatnt Galveston Daily News  Brigance, Jim  03/23/93
2 lawmakers added to psych-abuse panel San Antonio Express News  Hendricks, Bill  06/20/92
Brooks may be home shopping in north county Galveston Daily News  Whitby, Bob  01/26/92
Paving new 'street bowl' Houston Chronicle    01/16/92
Sen. Brooks on health task force Galveston Daily News    11/19/91
Sen. Brooks opens new district office inTexas City Galveston Daily News  Couvillon, Amy  06/26/90
Galveston women's organization honors Sen. Brooks' contributions Galveston Daily News    10/19/89
Hobby picks Brooks to head state study of boarding homes Houston Chronicle    09/02/89
Chet Brooks to be married in Governor's Mansion Houston Post  Crumbaker, Marge  08/02/85
Legislative wrap-up: Sen. Chet Brooks Galveston Daily News  Thomas-Hargis, Kathy  06/09/85
Brooks drawn to post as state Senate dean Houston Post    01/14/81
Sen. Brooks rebuff brings blast for barnes Houston Chronicle  Collier, Bill  09/23/72
People key asset, 'Gov.' Brooks says Houston Post  Holcomb, Henry  08/13/72
Gov. Brooks says Texas neglects its people Houston Post  Kuempel, George  08/13/72
Chet Brooks to be Governor for a day Houston Chronicle    08/11/72
Brooks to act as governor Houston Post    07/22/72
Sen. Brooks says politics won't obstruct ethics bill Austin American Statesman    06/17/72
Sen. Brooks elected president pro tem Houston Post    06/15/72
Chet Brooks for reelection Houston Chronicle    04/13/72
Brooks seeking reelection Houston Post    12/14/71
Brooks eyes Pasadena mayor race Houston Chronicle    10/15/71
Sen. Brooks says he may not seek reelection Houston Chronicle    09/16/71
Brooks quits panel when passed over Houston Post    01/14/71
Study of UT firings asked by lawmaker Dallas Morning News    08/02/70
UT probe urged by Brooks Houston Post    08/01/70
What's wrong? Sen. Brooks asks San Antonio Express News    05/22/70
Rep. Brooks to seek state senate seat Houston Chronicle    10/31/65
Scanned from microfilm - 324.23 roll 1 (1964-1968) Microfilm    11/30/63