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Daily Legislative Clipping Service for January 24, 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
Finally, a credible plan to clear tire dump San Antonio Express News  Editorial 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
Partnership rethinks how we treat mental health issues in Travis Austin American Statesman  Evans, D. 01/24/18  
Abbott shouldn’t mess with Austin’s success Austin American Statesman  Phillips, A. 01/24/18  
The numbers are in, and Texas is growing Austin American Statesman  Israel, C. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
Foster kids can’t wait for courts Dallas Morning News  LaValle, K. 01/24/18 4 doc(s)
Education savings accounts give families more options Houston Chronicle  Ladner, M. 01/24/18 6 doc(s)
School choice offers a better future for families Houston Chronicle  Dippel, C. 01/24/18  
Cornyn takes lead on effort to craft a Senate immigration bill Austin American Statesman  Recio, M. 01/24/18  
Democrats strike back Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/24/18 2 doc(s)
Witness: Uresti pitched investors to ‘take the risk’ in a company with a wild reputation San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 01/24/18 2 doc(s)
Trump names Austin lawyer Alan Albright as federal judge Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 01/24/18  
Texas regulators want gas utility customers to see tax-cut savings Austin American Statesman  Sechler, B. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
Program may be reinstated Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
Trump picks Paxton aide, 3 others for judgeships in state Dallas Morning News  Cobler, N. 01/24/18  
Joe Barton defends his support of DACA, ‘Dreamers’ Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
A tale of two Texas senators on DACA Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Drusch, A. 01/24/18 4 doc(s)
Councilman Moon agrees to release SB4 survey results Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Caplan, J. 01/24/18 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
Toll lane backlash is delaying I-35W project Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dickson, G. 01/24/18 2 TX bill(s) 2 doc(s)
Next phase of Texas 26 work likely to test drivers’ patience Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sakelaris, N. 01/24/18  
First filings kick off local election season Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Engelland, S. 01/24/18  
Texas lawmakers should focus on important things like roads and taxes Houston Chronicle  Falkenberg, L. 01/24/18  
Trump's move may nudge some GOP states to enlarge Medicaid Houston Chronicle  Alonso-Zaldivar, R. 01/24/18 3 doc(s)
In mediation, doctors reduce billed charges by millions Houston Chronicle  Deam, J. 01/24/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
As crime drops in Houston, police chief says HPD needs thousands more on the force Houston Chronicle  Barned-Smith, S. 01/24/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Judge declares State Rep. Dan Huberty's sole Republican challenger ineligible for office Houston Chronicle  Silva, J. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
'Sanctuary' policies -- which Texas banned -- named a top higher ed issue for 2018 Houston Chronicle  Ellis, L. 01/24/18 2 TX bill(s)
Commissioners Court challenger pushes for campaign-contribution limits San Antonio Express News  Garcia, G. 01/24/18 1 TX bill
SAISD trustees vote to seek charter’s help with failing school San Antonio Express News  Foster-Frau, S. 01/24/18 1 TX bill
Harlandale ISD dumps longtime bond project manager San Antonio Express News  Foster-Frau, S. 01/24/18  
Human services agency sues to keep secret documents related to alleged multimillion-dollar debt San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
Alamo cannons return after cleaning, treatment San Antonio Express News  Huddleston, S. 01/24/18 1 doc(s)
CHIP funded for six years as Congress agrees on deal to reopen government McAllen Monitor  Garcia, B. 01/23/18 3 doc(s)
Talks start for East Texas vocational school Longview News-Journal  Evans, G. 01/23/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/23/18  

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