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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
Paxton’s transgender potty lawsuit could end up with best solution Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 05/27/16 4 doc(s)
Texas needs universal pre-K access San Antonio Express News  Editorial 05/27/16 3 doc(s)
Austin leaders may seek a bond election for roadways, but not I-35 Austin American Statesman  Findell, E. 05/27/16 2 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Towns in Texas, Arizona are battlegrounds in bathroom debate Austin American Statesman  Weber, P. 05/27/16 2 doc(s)
Texas Parks and Wildlife commissioners hold off on deer disease vote Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 05/27/16 3 doc(s)
Paxton Shopped Transgender Policy to Second School District Austin American Statesman  Smith, M. 05/27/16 3 doc(s)
Consumer groups oppose insurance company’s push for arbitration Austin American Statesman  Eaton, T. 05/27/16 2 doc(s)
CDC director on Zika: What we know, what we don’t, and why it should be funded now Dallas Morning News  Leslie, K. 05/27/16 2 doc(s)
In Pearland or Austin, transgender bathroom debate reflects social justice struggle Houston Chronicle  Snyder, M. 05/27/16 3 doc(s)
State considering $5 handling fee with vehicle registration renewals Houston Chronicle  Begley, D. 05/27/16 3 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Advocates push for easy release for inmates charged with minor offenses Houston Chronicle  Rogers, B. 05/27/16 2 doc(s)
Flareup could be sign of things to come on Harris County commissioners court Houston Chronicle  Zaveri, M. 05/27/16  
Texas GOP senators tell it like it is Amarillo Globe-News  Editorial 05/26/16 3 doc(s)
Hiding bad news from Texans El Paso Times  Editorial 05/26/16 1 doc(s)
Bullet Dodged: GOP voters spare state big embarrassment in Tuesday's runoff election Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 05/26/16  
But what about those 41 percent who still voted for Mary Lou Bruner? Waco Tribune Herald  Editorial 05/26/16  
Court finds Texas school finance abysmal, but constitutional Longview News-Journal  McNeely, D. 05/26/16 3 doc(s)
Texas A&M approves interim president for WT Amarillo Globe-News  Stein, R. 05/27/16  
Regents OK campus carry policy for Lamar University Beaumont Enterprise  Scott, B. 05/27/16  
Gov. Abbott: Obama exercising overreach, Lt. Gov. Patrick exercising free speech Valley Morning Star  Ferman, M. 05/27/16  
RGV BUSINESSMAN WINS PRAISE FOR WORKFORCE TRAINING PROPOSAL Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 05/27/16  
CLIMBING OUT OF HOLES Rio Grande Guardian  Perryman, M. 05/27/16  
Experts: Population growth, sprawling District 24 factors in Susan King’s loss Abilene Reporter-News  Bethel, B. 05/26/16  
26 might be removed from state home due to lead El Paso Times  Schladen, M. 05/26/16 1 doc(s)
Governor makes Victoria stop on book tour Victoria Advocate  Staff 05/26/16 1 doc(s)
Thweatt on federal lawsuit: 'This is all for security and plain good sense' Wichita Falls Record News  Sweeten-Shults, L. 05/26/16 4 doc(s)
Simpson, Ellis look back on runoff Longview News-Journal  Evans, G. 05/26/16 1 TX bill
Governor appoints SFA student regent Longview News-Journal  Staff 05/26/16  
Vackar gift to UTRGV is transformational Rio Grande Guardian  Reyes, D. 05/26/16 1 doc(s)
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     05/26/16  

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