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Daily Legislative Clipping Service for August 26, 2016 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
Blame for earthquakes is enough to go around Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 08/26/16  
Patrick’s plan to cut tuition hurts more than helps Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 08/26/16 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Paxton ignores full cost of climate change San Antonio Express News  Editorial 08/26/16 3 doc(s)
GOP moves to oust Robert Morrow as Travis party chairman Austin American Statesman  Walsh, S. 08/26/16 1 doc(s)
UT removes Confederate inscription that it previously said would stay Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 08/26/16 4 doc(s)
Doctor & Sex Abuse: No report, no justice Austin American Statesman  Edwards, J. 08/26/16 8 doc(s)
Fertitta Center to give UH basketball a new look Houston Chronicle  Duarte, J. 08/26/16 2 doc(s)
Uresti’s challenger emboldened by budding FourWinds scandal San Antonio Express News  Garcia, G. 08/26/16  
Medics treat dozens in ‘one of the largest’ Austin upticks of K2 cases Austin American Statesman  Martinez-Cabrera, A. 08/26/16 1 TX bill
Judge rejects Ken Paxton’s go-slow approach on voter ID law Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 08/26/16 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
UT tweaks campus carry rules to ban guns at some Erwin Center events Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 08/26/16 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Services set for Nelda Laney, a Capitol preservation leader Austin American Statesman  Price, A. 08/26/16  
Texas brewers win fight over distribution rights law Austin American Statesman  Auber, A. 08/26/16 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
Federal judge denies Paxton’s bid for delay Dallas Morning News  Wise, H. 08/26/16 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Craft brewers claim victory Dallas Morning News  Benning, T. 08/26/16 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
31 percent of teachers hold a second job Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 08/26/16  
Craft brewers hail court ruling in dispute with distributors Houston Chronicle  Crocker, R. 08/26/16 5 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
State auditor faults TxDOT oversight of design-build highway work Houston Chronicle  Begley, D. 08/26/16 1 doc(s)
Mylan to lower EpiPen cost — for some Houston Chronicle  O'Hare, P. 08/26/16 1 doc(s)
Debut set for video visitation at Bexar jail San Antonio Express News  Gonzalez, J. 08/26/16 1 TX bill
Education needed on voter ID changes El Paso Times  Editorial 08/25/16 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Campus Carry: Judge refuses injunction against new Texas gun law Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 08/25/16 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Commentary: Oil and gas drilling does not cause earthquakes Midland Reporter Telegram  Sitton, R. 08/25/16 1 doc(s)
UMC can keep secret its search firm contract El Paso Times  Schladen, M. 08/26/16  
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick touts education in El Paso El Paso Times  Perez, E. 08/26/16  
Nelda McQuien Laney Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Staff 08/26/16  
Regents give UTPB engineering building ‘final approval’ Midland Reporter Telegram  Dearen, M. 08/26/16  
MISSION CEED INCUBATOR UNVEILED Rio Grande Guardian  Capucion, E. 08/26/16  
Texas Tech details Amarillo vet school plan Amarillo Globe-News  Stein, R. 08/25/16 3 doc(s)
Legislators host domestic violence hearing Corpus Christi Caller Times  Alvarado, B. 08/25/16 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Attorney general sues Tiguas over bingo El Paso Times  Schladen, M. 08/25/16 6 doc(s)
Bush remembers Nelda Laney, wife of former House Speaker, as dear friend Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Young, A. 08/25/16  
Boost for health jobs McAllen Monitor  Perez-Hernandez, D. 08/25/16 3 doc(s)
PBPA to Sunset: Raising bonding fees won’t help plug more orphaned wells Midland Reporter Telegram  Hawes, T. 08/25/16 2 doc(s)
Outgoing UTPB president made Midland important to UTPB’s growth Midland Reporter Telegram  Doreen, S. 08/25/16 1 doc(s)
DHR, STC, receive $2.6 million for skills development Rio Grande Guardian  Capucion, E. 08/25/16 1 doc(s)
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     08/25/16  

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