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Daily Legislative Clipping Service for January 11, 2018 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
Our Maternal Mortality Problem Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/11/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
GED testing outcomes and opportunities also matter Austin American Statesman  Trask, R. 01/11/18 1 doc(s)
Looking beneath the surface: Courts and mental health Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hecht, N. 01/11/18 2 doc(s)
After Bitcoin surges, Texas regulators start to scrutinize virtual currency offers Austin American Statesman  Zehr, D. 01/11/18 4 doc(s)
Austin district hunts for partner to turn around Mendez Middle School Austin American Statesman  Taboada, M. 01/11/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
Texas Attorney General investigating San Antonio smuggling incident San Antonio Express News  Baugh, J. 01/11/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Infamous tire dump to be cleared San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 01/11/18 3 doc(s)
Texas higher education chief raises concern about dual-credit courses Austin American Statesman  Haurwitz, R. 01/11/18 4 doc(s)
FEMA clears way for public assistance to churches that aid in disasters Austin American Statesman  Sterling, E. 01/11/18 3 doc(s)
Bastrop County landowners can challenge groundwater permit, court says Austin American Statesman  Huber, M. 01/11/18 3 doc(s)
Bastrop requests judicial review of decision to approve waste station Austin American Statesman  Huber, M. 01/11/18 3 doc(s)
Child sex trafficking is everyone’s problem Austin American Statesman  Grabert, K. 01/11/18 1 doc(s)
CHIP funds ‘highly likely’ Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/11/18 2 doc(s)
Fundraising gives Meier huge boost Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/11/18  
State AGs urge break for utility ratepayers Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/11/18 1 doc(s)
Keep it humming Dallas Morning News  Mosier, J. 01/11/18 1 doc(s)
DACA 'critically important' to Texas, higher education official says Houston Chronicle  Ellis, L. 01/11/18 3 doc(s)
Texas Sen. John Cornyn confident Congress will pass CHIP funding Houston Chronicle  Matos, A. 01/11/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
ShareLunker bass program expands its range Houston Chronicle  Tompkins, S. 01/11/18 1 doc(s)
Six GOP candidates vying for Joe Straus’ open seat in primary San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 01/11/18  
Bryan could look into annexing area around RELLIS Campus Bryan Eagle  Kuhlmann, S. 01/10/18  
Spurning incumbent, Abbott endorses Middleton Galveston Daily News  Ferguson, J. 01/10/18 2 TX bill(s)
All Democratic hopefuls converge on San Angelo for governor candidate forum San Angelo Standard Times  Johnson, K. 01/10/18  
Abbott appoints Villarreal to Texas Facilities Commission Rio Grande Guardian  Montoya, L. 01/10/18  
What if CHIP Funds Run Out? Here’s What 6 Families Would Do New York Times  Haque, F. 01/11/18  
Head-Spinning Days for Young Immigrants as Lawmakers and Judges Debate Their Fate New York Times  Stolberg, S. 01/11/18  
Children’s Health-Care Myths Wall Street Journal  Ed. 01/11/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/10/18  

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