Vice President Harris will Host a Meeting with Legislators who Killed SB7

On May 30th, as the clock began to announce the official dawn of the 87th Legislature, Texas Democrats staged a walkout from...

Gov. Abbott Won’t Confirm Special Session, Plans on Pushing his Own Agenda

On the dawn of the Texas Legislature, bills have piled up on Abbott’s desk awaiting the final signature, however, none of those...

The Texas Legislature Needs More Transparency

It’s said that democracy dies in darkness, and it’s no secret that many pieces of unpopular legislation try to fly under the...

Texas Republicans Play Blame Game Over Failure of Voter Rights Restriction Bill

The dramatic failure of Senate Bill 7, which would have been one of the largest rollbacks of voter rights in America, has...

Abbott Confirms Two Special Sessions for the Texas Legislature

Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that there will be two special sessions that would allow legislators to complete unfinished business. The announcement took...

Legislature Takes Federal Funds Into Its Own Hands

Last week, House and Senate budget negotiators had stripped the budget legislation of protections for over $16 billion in federal relief for...
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Bush Plays Politics Disbursing Flood Mitigation Dollars

Despite being the hardest hit by Hurricane Harvey damage in 2017, the Texas General Land Office announced last week that both Houston...

Sources: At Least 30 House Republicans Mulling Voting No on Budget Compromise as House...

Multiple reliable sources confirming that at least 30 House Republicans are considering voting against the budget reconciliation after provisions to provide legislative...

Legislature Gives Abbott Free Reign Over Federal Education Money

House and Senate negotiators on the biennial budget came to a consensus and released their compromise version of the bill on Wednesday....
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Texas GOP Official Sid Miller’s Top Consultant Arrested in Alleged Corruption Scheme

In 2019 Governor Greg Abbot signed House Bill 1325 that established an industrial hemp program legalizing the production of the plant for...

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