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Selected newspaper articles related to Bill Carter

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Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Bill G. Carter Austin American Statesman  Staff 08/06/18
Former Texas Rep. Bill Carter of Fort Worth, champion of concealed carry, has died Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 08/04/18
Behind Texas’ gun gaffe Dallas Morning News  Benning, T. 04/24/16
Open carry, now cruising in Austin, was once shunned by GOP Dallas Morning News  Benning, T. 05/04/15
Gun law’s sponsor was a neighbor of man shot by police Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 05/31/13
Capitol cobbler accused of theft Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 05/24/05
Swearing-in day bittersweet for 2 ex-lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/16/03
State lawmakers graded on school bills Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Berard, Y. 11/17/02
Legislature to lose veterans Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dyer, R. 12/09/01
Carter set to retire from Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 12/01/01
2 will challenge Carter for House seat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kirsch, J. 11/01/01
Proposed cuts in HUD budget raise crime fears Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Jackson, B. 04/16/01
Legislators join HFD staffing fray Houston Chronicle  Berger, E. 04/11/01
Legislators face long odds to win gas tax increase Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kirsch, J. 04/03/01
Rising energy costs prod state to cut use Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/03/01
Council opposes bill that would split fund Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 03/21/01
Doctor in rematch with Carter for eastern Tarrant seat Dallas Morning News  Ellis, T. 03/12/00
Challenger says GOP legislator too liberal Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 03/11/00
the Insider report Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Rodriguez, R. 09/12/99
Moss doesn't gather on Tarrant lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 06/13/99
POW measure killed in House Houston Chronicle  Gonzalez, J. 05/27/99
House debate kills POW scholarship San Antonio Express News  A.P. Wire 05/27/99
House tentatively OKs bill on franchise fee Amarillo Daily News  Robbins, M. 05/11/99
76th Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 05/11/99
Tarrant legislators considered effective Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, M. 01/10/99
Legislators won't rewrite phone industry report Dallas Morning News  Oppel Jr., R. 10/14/98
Report from Oz Austin American Statesman  Editorial 09/27/98
Arthor! Arthor! Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 09/21/98
Lawmakers to rewrite phone fee report Austin American Statesman  A.P. Wire 09/18/98
Lobbyists Dallas Morning News  Editorial 09/18/98
Committee pulls report after revelation Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 09/18/98
Telecom document withdrawn Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 09/17/98
Report uses lobbyists' language Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 09/16/98
State's online role explored Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 03/27/98
Endorsements Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/23/98
The perils of seeking a Republican speaker Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 01/31/98
Outside money fuels legislators' campaigns Dallas Morning News  Slater, W. 01/27/98
A lesson in access Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 11/02/97
The right to bear (concealed) arms Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 10/19/97
Colleague's 'threat' rankles GOP legislators Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Robbins, M. 10/01/97
Some House members see lawmaker's letter as threat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 09/26/97
Group names Carter top legislator Fort Worth Star-Telegram    08/06/97
Thrift too often left behind when lawmakers pack Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 06/01/97
Molly rates the lege Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ivins, M. 06/01/97
Expanded gun bill gets House nod Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/14/97
House approves phone, pager fees Austin American Statesman    05/07/97
House defeats bill requiring youths to use bicycle helmets Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 05/06/97
Stricter DWI tests called still too lax Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 05/03/97
House votes to repeal helmet law Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 04/15/97
House votes to weaken helmet law Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 04/15/97
House votes to repeal helmet law El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 04/15/97
Bikers claim hard-fought reversal of helmet law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 04/15/97
Bill would exempt shooting ranges from noise rules Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 04/09/97
Panel makes changes in concealed handgun law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Ruiz, R. 04/09/97
No guns at hospitals? Think again Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Labbe, J. 03/24/97
Liggett papers could be major blow against cigarette makers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Edelhart, C. 03/21/97
Gun-carry law working Austin American Statesman    03/03/97
Proposal to ease gun restrictions shot down in Senate Amarillo Daily News  Robbins, M. 02/28/97
Senate bill to relax handgun rules killed Corpus Christi Caller Times  Tinsley, A. 02/28/97
Sponsor abandons his bill to expand concealed-gun law Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 02/28/97
Author kills bill to lift part of gun ban Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 02/28/97
Gun bill shot down San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 02/28/97
Tobacco industry faults disclosure bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 02/25/97
Gun clubs welcome bill to exempt them from noise laws Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bourgeois, P. 02/18/97
Morales guard issue threatens nuisance building bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 02/18/97
Legislature again sees DWI bills Corpus Christi Caller Times  Strahan, A. 02/10/97
State may stiffen laws Abilene Reporter-News  Strahan, A. 02/09/97
DWI bills call for checkpoints Wichita Falls Record News  Strahan, A. 02/08/97
House tries for youth helmet law El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 01/30/97
Carter to renew effort to pass childrens' bicycle helmet bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 01/30/97
BIke helmet legislation introduced San Antonio Express News  Spicer, E. 01/30/97
Limits on concealed guns targeted Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 01/16/97
Proposal would loosen gun law restrictions Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 01/16/97
Lawmaker wants to get rid of limits on hidden-gun law San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 01/16/97
Hot-button politics Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 01/01/97
Work isn't over when it comes to tort reform Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Carter, B. 11/30/96
Some politicians don't practice what they preach about voting Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 10/24/96
Handgun law: it is too soon to talk about changing the rules Dallas Morning News    09/07/96
Concealed guns back on agenda Corpus Christi Caller Times  Tinsley, A. 08/31/96
Helmet laws Fort Worth Star-Telegram    08/28/96
Loading up for the next round of handgun debate Houston Chronicle  Gonzalez, J. 08/25/96
State representatives get El Paso exposure El Paso Times  McArthur, B. 08/16/96
Supporters claim stats show law working Abilene Reporter-News  Tinsley, A. 07/17/96
Gun-law fears are unfounded, Tarrant County sheriff says Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 07/17/96
Few gun applicants checked for mental health, official says Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Autrey, J. 06/11/96
Committee supports helmet law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Smith, J. 05/08/96
Gun law at center of fatality Dallas Morning News  Ingrassia, R. 02/22/96
Hollern renews attack on Granger Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/07/96
Cities aim at gun law Corpus Christi Caller Times  Brooks, K. 01/01/96
Inattention, weak rules let sex offender count climb Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 12/31/95
Right to carry can end at county line Valley Morning Star  Dailey, R. 12/10/95
Bush says agencies overreacting to gun law Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 12/01/95
These pro-gun legislators aren't doing Texas any favors Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Thompson, B. 12/01/95
Lawmakers say handguns can't be restricted locally Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 11/30/95
Lawmakers warn cities not to ban guns Corpus Christi Caller Times    11/30/95
Legislators accuse agencies of undermining concealed-weapons law, confusing public Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 11/30/95
Handgun law's sponsors protest local restrictions Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 11/30/95
Agencies drawing fire for gun bans Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 11/30/95
Lawmaker urges ignoring of handgun bans by transit groups San Antonio Express News  Tolley, L. 11/30/95
Tarrant enacts facility gun ban Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 11/29/95
Texas cities try to block parts of concealed-gun law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 11/10/95
Security an issue at 2 facilities Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Roser, M. 09/13/95
Commentary: it's time to put limits on kids with long guns Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 09/12/95
Handgun homework: permit courses begin as new law takes effect Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 09/02/95
Handgun instructor plans midnight class Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 09/01/95
Reasons sought for influx of parolees Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 08/31/95
State turns down toxic-waste well in Brazoria County Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 08/24/95
Gun permits hit costly snag Houston Chronicle    08/06/95
Handgun teachers looking to cash-in Bryan Eagle    07/31/95
Packing legal iron expected to cost beginners at least $650 San Antonio Express News    07/31/95
Cost of handgun training climbs Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 07/30/95
Helmets become hot issue Austin American Statesman    07/19/95
Pistol-packing legal again in Texas, beginning in '96 Corpus Christi Caller Times    05/27/95
Bush signs bill to allow concealed handguns Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/27/95
For best show in Texas, go to Capitol building Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 05/27/95
Handgun bill now the law Valley Morning Star  Dailey, R. 05/27/95
Gun bill passes, awaits Bush's ink Amarillo Globe-News  Parker, P. 05/17/95
House OKs gun bill Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 05/17/95
Concealed-gun bill goes to Bush Corpus Christi Caller Times    05/17/95
Concealed-gun bill awaits Bush's pen El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 05/17/95
House passes 'right-to-carry' bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/17/95
Concealed gun bill sent to governor Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 05/17/95
Negotiators agree on handgun bill Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 05/11/95
Handgun bill near final test Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/11/95
Senate shoots down House gun bill Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 05/04/95
Bill backlog Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 05/03/95
House passes gun proposal Amarillo Globe-News  Parker, P. 05/02/95
House backs concealed weapons Corpus Christi Caller Times    05/02/95
House gives tentative OK to concealed handgun bill Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 05/02/95
Concealed-gun bill wins vote in state House Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/02/95
House vote tentative passage of hidden-handgun legislation San Antonio Express News  Scott, S. 05/02/95
Concealed gun bill heads for showdown Amarillo Globe-News  Parker, P. 05/01/95
Concealed-handgun bill called nation's strictest Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/01/95
Opinion split on gun bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 04/24/95
Lawmakers set for gun battle Corpus Christi Caller Times    04/17/95
Lawmakers prepare for handgun vote Abilene Reporter-News    04/16/95
Committee differences remain on tort reform bill Amarillo Globe-News  Parker, P. 04/13/95
House panel approves concealed weapons bill Amarillo Globe-News  Parker, P. 04/12/95
Amendment forbids concealed handguns in restuarant bars Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 04/12/95
House panel passes concealed-gun bill Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 04/12/95
Panel puts limit on handgun bill Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 04/12/95
Handgun bill goes to House Houston Post  Herman, K. 04/12/95
Panel OKs hidden gun bill San Antonio Express News  Scott, S. 04/12/95
Senate approves bill that seeks tougher penalties for gangs Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Dilanian, K. 04/11/95
Group targets legislators on term-limits bill Dallas Morning News    04/07/95
Senate endorses bike helmet bill Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 04/06/95
Senate OKs no-penalty helmet law Houston Post  Herman, K. 04/06/95
Legislation to encourage use of bicycle helmets gets the nod San Antonio Express News    04/06/95
Bill would require young bicyclists to wear helmets Abilene Reporter-News  Wallace, M. 04/05/95
Both sides in gun debate point to death of Selena Houston Post  Herman, K. 04/05/95
Handgun permit disclosure loses in House panel Houston Post  Herman, K. 04/04/95
Legislators are also human, folks Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Connor, R. 04/02/95
House foes of handgun bill may try to beef up training Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 03/26/95
Accident victims, lawmakers urge passage of bike helmet law Austin American Statesman  Elliot, D. 03/23/95
Bikes and helmets Fort Worth Star-Telegram    03/23/95
Bike helmet law's passage is urged San Antonio Express News    03/23/95
Concealed-handgun proponents confident Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 03/22/95
Disclosure latest issue on gun bill Houston Post  Herman, K. 03/22/95
S.A. teacher's plea gains House favor on gun law San Antonio Express News  Scott, S. 03/22/95
Legislators propose bicycle helmet laws Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kilborn, L. 02/23/95
Legislative dean's comment described as typical of Willis Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 02/23/95
If Houston lawmaker has his way, there will be some changes made Houston Post    02/21/95
Texans in poll divided on concealed weapons Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 02/18/95
Texans favor handgun bill Houston Chronicle    02/18/95
Right -to-carry sides load up for debate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 02/17/95
Allen will head House panel considering concealed guns Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Nix, M. 02/17/95
Poll finds concelaed guns supported Dallas Morning News  Moreno, S. 02/03/95
Teen lobbyists not impressed by Capitol visit Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/28/95
Arlington legislators to lead House panels Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 01/27/95
Tarrant teens share concerns with lawmakers Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 01/26/95
Some lawmakers notably absent from meeting Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/03/95
Concealed gun backer to push for helmet law Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 11/24/94
Cuellar will support weapons measure Laredo Morning Times  Garcia, R. 11/21/94
Bush backs revived bill to issue concealed handgun licenses Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 11/15/94
State's agenda outlined Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 11/10/94
Sibley leads District 22 race for Texas Senate Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Weiner, H. 11/09/94
Playground legislation being drafted Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bowen, B. 10/24/94
Endorsements Fort Worth Star-Telegram    10/15/94
It's a Texas ritual: candidates tote guns, hunt votes Austin American Statesman  Eskenazi, S. 09/01/94
Lawmaker sees handgun bill as measure of public service Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Fahlgren-Torres, Susa  05/20/93
Richland Hills representative mixes legislation, marriage Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, John  11/18/92
Press chief ends 22 years at Texas DPS Austin American Statesman    09/04/81