In this weekly post, we feature helpful research tools and recent articles of interest to the legislative community.

  • Find early voting, absentee voting, and vote-by-mail facts and statistics by state. (Associated Press, ©2020)
  • View tax-related disaster relief for those affected by the recent hurricanes and tropical storm. (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, accessed October 21, 2020)
  • Read policy recommendations related to COVID-19 vaccine distribution. (Texas Medical Association, October 21, 2020)
  • Consider tips about pedestrian safety for pedestrians and drivers. (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, October 2020)


Librarians review and select articles from more than 1,000 print and online sources to compile a weekly annotated list of Current Articles of interest to the legislative community. View this week's Current Articles.


Members of the Texas legislative community may request articles by using our online form or by calling 512-463-1252.