AUSTIN, TX – Texas lawmakers agreed on how to overhaul school finance and property tax reform with less than a week left in session. However, details were scant and the text of the legislation, HB
Sen. Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels, is sponsoring a medical marijuana bill.Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune Even as the Senate stonewalls a handful of bills aimed at lessening criminal penalties for
The controversial Driver Responsibility Program causes some people to have their driver’s licenses suspended. Cooper Neill for The Texas Tribune Texas may finally kill the widely unpopular Driver Responsibility Program, which
Rachel Zein for The Texas Tribune A Texas House panel is taking up legislation Wednesday that would make it a felony for Texans who vote when they’re ineligible — even
Miguel Gutierrez Jr./The Texas Tribune The interest group representing Texas cities used to be one of the most powerful legislative forces at the Capitol. This session, it has become the
From left: Jordan Schwikert, Alyssa Baumann and Tasha Schwikert, three gymnasts who say they were abused by Larry Nassar, testify on HB 3809 during the Senate State Affairs Committee on
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Under Speaker Dennis Bonnen, the Texas House has now passed all three of state leaders’ highest-priority bills for 2019. Miguel Gutierrez Jr. / The Texas