Daily Legislative Clipping Service for June 18, 2024Select 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
Texas law requiring armed guards fails to make schools safer Dallas Morning News  Editorial 06/18/24 2 TX bill(s)
Texas Supreme Court sides with state regulators on $16 billion winter storm overcharges Austin American Statesman  Wagner, B. 06/18/24 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
Texas Dems: Ignoring Title IX protections for LGBTQ students could cost colleges billions Dallas Morning News  Rodrigues, M. 06/18/24 6 doc(s)
Trial over Austin's Project Connect financing model halted by appeal from Texas AG Austin American Statesman  McCarthy, E. 06/18/24 1 TX bill 3 doc(s)
Paul Pressler, conservative Baptist leader later accused of sexual abuse, dead at 94 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Campbell, E. 06/18/24  
UT System one of the top institutions for patent approvals, according to new report San Antonio Express News  Manno, M. 06/18/24 1 doc(s)
Ken Paxton’s effort to shutter Catholic migrant shelter threatens religious freedom, lawyer argues San Antonio Express News  Wermund, B. 06/18/24 2 doc(s)
Galveston County Sheriff nominee made false or untruthful official statements, state commission says Galveston Daily News  McLemore, A. 06/14/24  
State should rethink removal of nonprofit health systems from Medicaid, CHIP programs McAllen Monitor  Editorial 06/15/24 3 doc(s)
Texas should put some aid money into oyster industry Galveston Daily News  Editorial 06/14/24 1 doc(s)
(Founding) fathers of Texas Longview News-Journal  Cornyn, J. 06/14/24 2 doc(s)
Sid Miller: Wichita Falls plant will catapult Texas to top of industrial hemp production Wichita Falls Record News  Witherspoon, C. 06/16/24  
La Joya ISD laid off 175 employees to trim budget deficit McAllen Monitor  Zapata, O. 06/15/24 1 doc(s)
US one step closer to withholding Mexico funding over water crisis McAllen Monitor  Arevalo, D. 06/14/24 4 doc(s)
Wedged between politics and Texas muscle, migrants thread dangerous path across border El Paso Times  Villagran, L. 06/16/24 1 doc(s)
Texas Democrats gather in El Paso for the Texas Democratic Party Convention El Paso Times  Powell, A. 06/16/24  
Public hearing/formal meeting notice     06/18/24  

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