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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
In the Democratic primary for the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Place 4, we recommend Tina Clinton Dallas Morning News  Editorial 01/23/20  
Pediatrician group wrong to blame reporting on child abuse Houston Chronicle  Editorial 01/23/20 2 doc(s)
Faith-based adoption agencies should be allowed to exclude same-sex couples Houston Chronicle  Reyes, G. 01/23/20  
Texas must support an inclusive child welfare system for LGBTQ parents, kids Houston Chronicle  Martinez, O. 01/23/20 3 doc(s)
Abbott’s shortsighted decision to end refugee resettlement in Texas San Antonio Express News  Leach, S. 01/23/20 6 doc(s)
Texas women’s program lost funding for kicking out Planned Parenthood. The Trump administration just restored it. Austin American Statesman  Chang, J. 01/23/20  
Trump renews Medicaid funding Texas lost for excluding Planned Parenthood from women’s health program Dallas Morning News  Mendez, M. 01/23/20 1 TX bill 4 doc(s)
Tarrant residents call for end to gerrymandering when Texas lawmakers redraw districts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 01/23/20  
Company withdraws application to build concrete batch plant in Houston neighborhood Houston Chronicle  Douglas, E. 01/23/20 1 doc(s)
Lathan: Houston ISD to explore addition of metal detectors in wake of Bellaire shooting Houston Chronicle  Carpenter, J. 01/23/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Judson ISD to offer free and tuition-based pre-k for 3-year-olds San Antonio Express News  McBride, A. 01/23/20 1 TX bill 1 doc(s)
Two Texas Republicans explain why they aren’t afraid to call Trump out on Twitter Austin American Statesman  Cobler, N. 01/23/20  
Travis County GOP opposes ‘vulgar,’ ‘misogynist’ Robert Morrow for education board Austin American Statesman  Chang, J. 01/23/20  
Texas A&M’s John Sharp bashes scientists in letter to Harvard president Austin American Statesman  Korte, L. 01/23/20 3 doc(s)
Hundreds celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Round Rock Austin American Statesman  Garcia, A. 01/23/20  
Trump restores funds for Texas women’s health that were revoked over Planned Parenthood Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Weinberg, T. 01/23/20 4 doc(s)
Davis is the prey for Dems in District 134 Houston Chronicle  Scherer, J. 01/23/20 2 TX bill(s)
Big beef: Texas A&M University Chancellor urges Harvard to investigate faculty over meat papers scandal Houston Chronicle  Britto, B. 01/23/20  
Abbott touts Texas economy from Davos forum Texarkana Gazette  Editorial 01/22/20 2 doc(s)
Wood: Gov. Abbott can help change AMLO’s economic policies Rio Grande Guardian  Taylor, S. 01/22/20  
Out of Order: New law making skimmer locations confidential an unnecessary suppression of public information Lufkin Daily News  Staff 01/22/20 1 TX bill
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     01/22/20  

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