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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
We asked you what is most important in your child’s school. Here’s what you told us. Dallas Morning News  Editorial 12/06/19  
REPORT: Texas among leading states in cuts to pollution programs Austin American Statesman  Roldan, R. 12/06/19 2 doc(s)
Transgender inmates in Texas seek name change to fit gender identity, suit says Austin American Statesman  Autullo, R. 12/06/19 2 doc(s)
For Texans tired of waiting for hours at driver’s license centers, here’s what the state plans to do Dallas Morning News  Barragan, J. 12/06/19 2 TX bill(s)
Cook Children’s motion granted for new judge in 10-month-old baby’s life support case Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Johnson, K. 12/06/19 2 doc(s)
Cancer cluster identified in Houston neighborhood near Union Pacific railyard’s creosote contamination Houston Chronicle  Douglas, E. 12/06/19 1 doc(s)
Ex-members of Judicial Conduct Commission say Abbott ousted them over gay marriage case Houston Chronicle  Goldenstein, T. 12/06/19 1 doc(s)
Hundreds of parents accused of child abuse by doctors come forward Houston Chronicle  Hixenbaugh, M. 12/06/19 1 doc(s)
UT to disclose names of professors with sexual misconduct violations to people who request them Dallas Morning News  Mendez, M. 12/06/19 1 doc(s)
Houston ISD takes its fight against state takeover to federal court Houston Chronicle  Zelinski, A. 12/06/19 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
‘I was in fear of my own life’: Ex-sergeant explains why he helped plant evidence in Texas inmate’s cell Houston Chronicle  Blakinger, K. 12/06/19 1 doc(s)
STAAR tests should be regularly scrutinized for fairness Amarillo Globe-News  Editorial 12/05/19 1 TX bill 2 doc(s)
UIL changes show need for cities to focus on growth Beaumont Enterprise  Editorial 12/05/19 1 doc(s)
U.S. Senate race in Texas isn’t like the last one Victoria Advocate  Ramsey, R. 12/05/19 2 doc(s)
Texas sidesteps census efforts Longview News-Journal  McNeely, D. 12/05/19 1 doc(s)
Record number of children adopted from Texas foster care system, new figures show Corpus Christi Caller Times  Moritz, J. 12/06/19  
Corpus Christi business, politicians urge windstorm insurers to reject 5% rate hike Corpus Christi Caller Times  Cargo, K. 12/06/19  
Abbott backs Hughes for reelection to second term Longview News-Journal  Staff 12/06/19  
Most ET nursing schools score 88% to 100% on 2019 state exam Longview News-Journal  Barton, K. 12/06/19  
Former reporter steps in to challenge Bonnen Galveston Daily News  Ferguson, J. 12/05/19  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     12/05/19  

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