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Selected newspaper articles related to Doyle Willis

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Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Will Texas scrap bans on Sunday sales of alcohol and cars? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 03/15/15
Battle for Senate District 10 escalates Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 08/31/14
Stickland picks a tweetfight again, this time calling police associations ‘thugs’ Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 08/13/14
Fight ramps up for Texas Senate 10 seat Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 02/16/14
Big farewell Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 06/27/06
Working-class Texans honor grit and tenacity of loyal old friend Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 06/27/06
Doyle Henry Willis Austin American Statesman  Staff 06/26/06
Colleagues honor political icon Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 06/25/06
Longtime Texas lawmaker fought for veterans, firefighters, police Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 06/24/06
At our service Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Editorial 06/24/06
Feisty 'Dean' of Texas politics served 42 years Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 06/23/06
From custodian to state lawmaker Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 12/09/05
The insider Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Douglas Jr., J. 08/21/05
Senate approves bill increasing pay for all state judicial posts Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 03/31/05
Reaping a bit of the good will he's sown Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanders, B. 08/20/04
76th Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Staff 04/16/99
'Elected class' gets boost on state retirement check Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 09/06/98
Doyle Willis portrait dedicated at Texas Capitol Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 01/30/98
Is a little interest in old veterans too much to ask? Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanders, B. 07/13/97
Approval of bill to build veterans nursing homes elates Willis Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Perkins, F. 05/27/97
Willis bows out of Legislature but continues working for vets Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/14/97
Doyle Willis Fort Worth Star-Telegram    01/14/97
The man who always rooted for the home team Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hernandez, F. 01/13/97
Texas House members prepare to go online Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 11/03/96
Child support program deserves Texans' praise Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Willis, D. 09/28/96
Willis honored for support of Army Guard Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Perkins, F. 08/27/96
Morales holds narrow lead Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 04/10/96
Low voter turnout expected today in runoff elections throughout area Dallas Morning News  Holt, D. 04/09/96
Runoffs likely in races for House districts 90, 92 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 03/13/96
Early voting gives mixed indications on today's turnout Dallas Morning News  Weiss, J. 03/12/96
Today's vote a key piece to GOP puzzle Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 03/12/96
Primary endorsements Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/24/96
State laws should not allow officer to stay on force, Willis says Fort Worth Star-Telegram    02/09/96
GOP hopes for some gains in the Legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 02/04/96
Hundreds mourn Yarborough Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 01/31/96
GOP contenders crowd primary ballot Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 01/03/96
Inattention, weak rules let sex offender count climb Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Mahlburg, B. 12/31/95
Lawmaker's son planning to run Fort Worth Star-Telegram    12/21/95
Inquiry into bingo launched: study may spark regulatory changes Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 11/22/95
Texas to check where bingo profits go El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 11/20/95
Co-author of bingo legislation says game's number is up San Antonio Express News    11/04/95
Who's really winning? in Texas, most bingo revenue goes to prize money and landlords, not charities Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 11/03/95
Amendments propose breaks on property tax Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 10/23/95
Park won't seek re-election to Texas House Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 10/13/95
Mauro backs proposal to fund veteran program Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 09/06/95
Attorney general's ruling would let Doyle Willis' son run for legislature Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 09/01/95
Pair of area lawmakers on magazine 'worst' list Austin American Statesman    06/16/95
Texas Monthly names best, worst legislators Dallas Morning News    06/16/95
Ratliff, Sadler shine among best, Nixon termed 'Dim' Tyler Morning Telegraph  Pratt, T. 06/16/95
Rusling 'furniture' in magazine's eyes Waco Tribune Herald  Masferrer, M. 06/16/95
140 days under the dome Austin American Statesman  Brooks, A. 05/31/95
Last-minute action brings legislative session to close Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/30/95
Doyle Willis is really coming home this time Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 05/30/95
House 'dean' to wrap up long legislative career Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 05/29/95
House passes 'right-to-carry' bill Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/17/95
House defeats school voucher plan Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Roser, M. 05/07/95
Texas House votes to keep 22-to-1 student-teacher ratio rule Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Roser, M. 05/06/95
Willis changes beneficiary -- without amendment Austin American Statesman  Wear, B. 05/02/95
Concealed-gun bill wins vote in state House Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 05/02/95
Provision in bill will help legislator Austin American Statesman  Wear, B. 04/29/95
Hill's death stuns lawmakers Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, M. 04/11/95
Legislators are also human, folks Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Connor, R. 04/02/95
Legislators seeking better care for vets Abilene Reporter-News  Ray, S. 03/26/95
Willis proposes amendment to increase legislators' salaries Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 03/09/95
Rep. Willis was echoing the past Austin American Statesman    02/25/95
Lawmaker refers to 'Japs' in speech Austin American Statesman  Elliot, D. 02/24/95
'Jap' comment by lawmaker creates a stir Houston Chronicle    02/24/95
Ethnic slur peppers lawmaker's speech Houston Post  Arrillaga, P. 02/24/95
Legislative dean's comment described as typical of Willis Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 02/23/95
Workers' comp upheld San Antonio Express News  Fuentes, D. 02/10/95
Bush reiterates his goals in state-of-state address San Antonio Express News  Fuentes, D. 02/08/95
Legislators take own advice, join computer age through the Internet San Antonio Express News  Fuentes, D. 01/30/95
Bills offer free rides, breaks on tuition Austin American Statesman  Graves, D. 01/29/95
Arlington legislators to lead House panels Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 01/27/95
Willis files bill to let cemetery irrigate lawn with river water Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 01/20/95
Dean of Texas House returns for last term Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 01/12/95
Tarrant's legislators to focus on youth Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sullivan, K. 01/03/95
Legislature set to tackle budget, revenue crunch Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Gonzalez, J. 01/02/95
Redistricting stumbles over Dallas County snag Dallas Morning News    06/03/81
Proposed amendments climb to 12; more due Dallas Morning News  Banks, J. 05/28/61
Lawmakers to tackle tough state problems Dallas Morning News  Duncan, D. 02/08/53
Willis is ready for 12th term; other Legislature runoffs decided Austin American Statesman    04/14/94
Willis, Lewis headed to new terms in House Dallas Morning News  Stutz, Terrence  04/13/94
State School battle sparks lawmaker, 84 Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, Max  05/08/93
Eldest statesman Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Baker, Max  04/26/92
Legislator, 75, recalls 'rough' days Houston Post    10/30/83
Legislator recalls days when 'we were a little bit rough' Dallas Times Herald    10/26/83
Rep. Willis plans to run for House Houston Post  Trejo, Frank  01/27/82
Veteran Willis stays combative Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hutcheson, Ron  05/17/81
Senate gives Doyle Willis pro tem post Dallas Morning News    08/11/64
Scanned from microfilm - 324.23 roll 6 (1964-1970) Microfilm    11/30/63
Brothers set house record Dallas Morning News    01/13/49