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Daily Legislative Clipping Service for February 2, 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
We Recommend Burch in Dem race for U.S. House District 3 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/02/18  
We Recommend Bethel in Dem race for U.S. House District 4 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/02/18  
We Recommend Fisher in Dem race for U.S. House District 26 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/02/18  
We Recommend Johnson in Dem race for U.S. House District 30 Dallas Morning News  Editorial 02/02/18  
To toll, or not to toll? State should stop blocking what North Texans want: LBJ Freeway toll road expansion Dallas Morning News  Kleinman, L. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
To Toll, or not to toll? Bureaucrats must move forward with LBJ project without added burden to drivers, says Dallas Morning News  Huffines, D. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
Facial recognition scanners to be tested soon at Texas-Mexico border Austin American Statesman  Schwartz, J. 02/02/18 2 TX bill(s) 5 doc(s)
2018 deficit means another lean year for Austin teachers making $50K Austin American Statesman  Taboada, M. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Dallas child killer Battaglia executed Dallas Morning News  Tsiaperas, T. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Arrests made in inquiry Dallas Morning News  Martin, N. 02/02/18 5 doc(s)
TxDOT has plan to ease traffic headache of the Lake Arlington S route Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hanna, B. 02/02/18  
First dose of medical marijuana legally delivered to Texas girl Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 02/02/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Uresti was ‘my friend, my lover,’ the government’s star witness testifies in criminal trial San Antonio Express News  Contreras, G. 02/02/18 3 doc(s)
Denied in Texas, Rodney Reed asks Supreme Court to allow DNA tests Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 02/02/18 3 doc(s)
Texas Juvenile Justice employees charged amid rash of misconduct cases Austin American Statesman  Wilson, M. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Medical cannabis company makes first delivery to a Texas patient Austin American Statesman  Sechler, B. 02/02/18 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
UIL realignment comes with new methods, some of the same old intrigue Austin American Statesman  Jones, T. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
Famed Texas gymnastics ranch under scrutiny amid sex charges Austin American Statesman  Jervis, R. 02/02/18 3 doc(s)
Time finally ran out on this master manipulator Dallas Morning News  Floyd, J. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
Abbott’s property tax plan? Wow! Dallas Morning News  Lieber, D. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
White’s donation to GOP raises ire Dallas Morning News  Garrett, R. 02/02/18  
Not registered to vote? You still have a few days Dallas Morning News  Wang, J. 02/02/18  
Racist messages surging at Texas colleges Dallas Morning News  Binkley, C. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
Gay rights group disses Dallas in contest for HQ2 Dallas Morning News  Mosier, J. 02/02/18 1 TX bill
Monday is deadline to register for voting in primary election March 6 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 02/02/18  
Lawmakers urge more action to grapple with Texas' maternal health problems Houston Chronicle  Milburn, F. 02/02/18 3 doc(s)
HISD administrators propose major changes for some campuses Houston Chronicle  Webb, S. 02/02/18 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
4 current and former juvenile prison employees arrested following Texas Rangers investigation Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Patrick plans to saturate Houston TV with $1 million in campaign ads Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 02/02/18  
Dallas man executed for killing two young daughters Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Cash bail system promotes profit, not justice Houston Chronicle  Jenkins, J. 02/02/18 4 doc(s)
Appeals court mulls UIW immunity claim in student’s death San Antonio Express News  Caruba, L. 02/02/18 2 doc(s)
Newcomers raising the most money in GOP field to succeed outgoing Rep. Lamar Smith San Antonio Express News  Lambrecht, B. 02/02/18  
Finance reports show Hurd with large fundraising lead over Democratic opponents San Antonio Express News  Scherer, J. 02/02/18  
Mexican negotiator says significant progress made on NAFTA talks San Antonio Express News  Brezosky, L. 02/02/18 3 doc(s)
Top ICE official says December trailer incident won’t happen again San Antonio Express News  Buch, J. 02/02/18 1 doc(s)
Six-year-old girl becomes first in Texas to get medical marijuana legally San Antonio Express News  Morris, A. 02/02/18 3 TX bill(s) 1 doc(s)
Thomas Cade Massey San Angelo Standard Times  Staff 02/02/18  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     02/01/18  

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