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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
Alabama’s Decision Dallas Morning News  Editorial 12/14/17  
Burden on Us All Dallas Morning News  Editorial 12/14/17 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Remember the Alamo correctly San Antonio Express News  Editorial 12/14/17 4 doc(s)
Republicans should take responsibility for Roy Moore's loss Houston Chronicle  Grieder, E. 12/14/17 2 doc(s)
Can Texas lead nation away from the war on drugs? Houston Chronicle  Jackson, T. 12/14/17 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Hate speech does not equal free speech San Antonio Express News  Baser, R. 12/14/17  
One Texan confirmed to federal judicial post, but another booted Austin American Statesman  Recio, M. 12/14/17  
Abbott requests probe of lockups Dallas Morning News  McGaughy, L. 12/14/17 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Alabama race holds lessons for both sides Dallas Morning News  Gillman, T. 12/14/17  
University of Houston to lead new hurricane research center Houston Chronicle  Ellis, L. 12/14/17 1 doc(s)
Texans spent big bucks on the Alabama Senate race. San Antonio Express News  Wallace, J. 12/14/17  
Cantu told FBI her affair with Uresti began in 2010 with ‘sexy’ comment, lewd text San Antonio Express News  Danner, P. 12/14/17 3 doc(s)
Gov. Abbott: Rangers to investigate sex abuse reports in youth lockup Austin American Statesman  Silver, J. 12/14/17 2 doc(s)
Eanes school district pulls out of special education analysis project Austin American Statesman  Ball, A. 12/14/17 3 doc(s)
Toll officials hold off on U.S. 183 bidding in wake of toll storm Austin American Statesman  Wear, B. 12/14/17 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Williamson County joins federal program to help ICE with inmate checks Austin American Statesman  Autullo, R. 12/14/17 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Lawmakers hope to address crash problem on scenic Texas 71 in Spicewood Austin American Statesman  Bassman, L. 12/14/17 1 doc(s)
Abbott picks TCEQ to manage Clean Air settlement funds Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 12/14/17 4 doc(s)
Eanes school board reviews district’s ‘report card’ Austin American Statesman  Davis, S. 12/14/17 2 doc(s)
Texan’s nomination dropped Dallas Morning News  Gillman, T. 12/14/17  
Impact of longevity Dallas Morning News  Ayala, E. 12/14/17 2 doc(s)
Willett approved for powerful 5th Circuit Dallas Morning News  Cobler, N. 12/14/17  
To upend Sessions, Shipp has to prove he knows the issues Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 12/14/17  
Houston suburbs feel varied effects from annexation law change Houston Chronicle  Snyder, M. 12/14/17 1 TX bill
Abbott orders Rangers into youth lockups as sex-assault inquiry expands Houston Chronicle  Ward, M. 12/14/17 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
White House drops Jeff Mateer, while Senate confirms Texas Justice Willett to federal bench Houston Chronicle  Diaz, K. 12/14/17 1 doc(s)
Families of prison heat stroke victims ask judge for favorable ruling after records destroyed Houston Chronicle  Banks, G. 12/14/17 4 doc(s)
Obamacare sign-ups have increased as deadline looms San Antonio Express News  Selcraig, B. 12/14/17 5 doc(s)
FirstNet gives Texas emergency workers ‘ruthless preemption’ on cellphone networks San Antonio Express News  Ehlinger, S. 12/14/17 1 doc(s)
Several races contested at federal, state, local levels Amarillo Globe-News  Stein, R. 12/13/17  
Sen. Zaffirini details ‘scary’ accident in FB post Laredo Morning Times  Morris, A. 12/13/17  
Videos show Texas troopers separating undocumented families during traffic stops Rio Grande Guardian  Montoya, L. 12/13/17 1 doc(s)
Former state representative of Lamar County dies at 82 Paris News  Cutshall, A. 12/11/17  
Lyndon Pete Patterson of Brookston, Texas Paris News  Staff 12/11/17  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     12/13/17  

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