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Daily Legislative Clipping Service for June 28, 2017 Select another date

The Legislative Reference Library produces a Daily Newspaper Clipping Service for members of the Legislative community. Each morning, Library staff members select and compile articles of interest to the legislature from over 30 national and regional newspapers.

Headline Newspaper Columnist Date Related Links
Preventing Excessive Force Dallas Morning News  Editorial 06/28/17 1 doc(s)
Investigate voter fraud? Fine, but don’t ruin mail-in voting Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 06/28/17  
Gutting Medicaid Houston Chronicle  Editorial 06/28/17 4 doc(s)
Local government is a foil for Texas GOP leadership Austin American Statesman  Blank, J. 06/28/17  
Why the Kemp’s ridley turtle could lose more Gulf habitat Austin American Statesman  Steinhaus, J. 06/28/17  
GOP’s pre-existing positions Dallas Morning News  Perry, D. 06/28/17 3 doc(s)
Texas needs relief now from Obamacare Houston Chronicle  Price, T. 06/28/17  
Health care proposals are sneaky and harsh Houston Chronicle  Michie, H. 06/28/17  
SB 4: a bill that takes the state backward San Antonio Express News  Herrera, F. 06/28/17  
UT admissions policy faces another lawsuit Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 06/28/17 5 doc(s)
State: Zebra mussels infesting Lake Travis Austin American Statesman  Wilson, M. 06/28/17 2 doc(s)
Texas among six states backing Harris County's bail battle at Fifth Circuit Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 06/28/17 4 doc(s)
Retired teachers feel pinch of health plan changes Houston Chronicle  Carpenter, J. 06/28/17 2 TX bill(s)
Secession obsession hits Texas Boys State Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 06/28/17  
Mold found on Austin rape kits Austin American Statesman  Plohetski, T. 06/28/17  
Legislators to revisit property tax reform Austin American Statesman  Sevilla, A. 06/28/17 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Texas gets a D in new safety report Dallas Morning News  Caldera, C. 06/28/17 1 doc(s)
New suit filed against UT Dallas Morning News  Watkins, M. 06/28/17 4 doc(s)
NextEra not giving up on bid for Oncor Dallas Morning News  Mosier, J. 06/28/17 4 doc(s)
Teenage boys vote for Texas independence, but don’t take it seriously Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 06/28/17  
Despite funding uncertainty, area trustees to give raises Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Engelland, S. 06/28/17  
Abbott urged to add sex assault bill to special session Houston Chronicle  Cervantes, B. 06/28/17  
Texas bottles up funds Congress approved for border cities Houston Chronicle  Cobler, P. 06/28/17  
Future of Texas matters to all Texans Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 06/27/17 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Advanced STC nursing degrees pushed by RGV lawmakers McAllen Monitor  Editorial 06/27/17 1 TX bill
Cities fight Texas' so-called sanctuary cities ban in court hearing Corpus Christi Caller Times  Mekelburg, M. 06/27/17  
Laredo city officials voice stance on 'sanctuary cities' lawsuit Laredo Morning Times  Castaneda, A. 06/27/17  
Senator Zaffirini Wins Six Awards from National Federation of Press Women Laredo Morning Times  Staff 06/27/17  
Perry: ‘Texans spoke loud and clear’; federal judge considers fate of ‘sanctuary cities’ Lubbock Avalanche Journal  A.P. Wire 06/27/17 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
State legislation opens pathway for bachelor degree in nursing at STC McAllen Monitor  Perez-Hernandez, D. 06/27/17 1 TX bill
Hidalgo County joins city, state observances for Weslaco sailor McAllen Monitor  Rodriguez, M. 06/27/17  
Speakers to discuss school finance at Democrat meeting Victoria Advocate  Canales, G. 06/27/17  
East Texas providers have concerns about Senate health care bill Longview News-Journal  Hedler, K. 06/27/17 3 doc(s)
Van de Putte: I have never seen Valley delegation so united Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 06/27/17 1 TX bill
The Health Care Hoax Has Been Exposed, Senator McConnell New York Times  Editorial 06/28/17  
Supreme Court Religious Bonus Wall Street Journal  Editorial 06/28/17  

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