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

  • Review The Legislative Process in Texas. (Texas Legislative Council, February 2021)
  • Explore flood risk by street address or zip code. (First Street Foundation, accessed February 24, 2021)
  • Read about how more women are holding seats in state legislatures. (Stateline, February 24, 2021)
  • Consider a state-by-state guide on when and where to get a COVID-19 vaccination. (The Wall Street Journal, February 23, 2021)


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.


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