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This is your political report for June 14, 2019.
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Greenville Herald Banner
Some council members, community advise not raising property taxes
...year’s city budget, especially in view of Texas Senate Bill 2/House Bill 3, which was signed by Governor Greg Abbott Wednesday.

The Texas Property Tax Reform and Transparency Act, as it is called, will require...
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Houston Press
Don't Mess With Houston: Time To Start Cleaning Up Our Own Mess
...we can't figure out how to heal is the self-inflicted kind.

Don't Mess With Texas, invented by the Texas Department of Transportation in 1985, was responsible for a 72 percent reduction in litter on Texas...
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KTRH - NewsRadio 740
Senator Ted Cruz and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are Getting Things Done
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is looking to join forces with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on legislation that would make over-the-counter birth control legal.

The GOP Texas senator on Wednesday offered...
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Longview News Journal
Other Voices: What Texas editors are saying
...might be. Finally, however, this lingering and inexcusable issue could be resolved.


Last week Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill that will provide $54 million to hire more analysts to work in crime labs and...
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Brazoria County Facts
OUR VIEWPOINT: Lobbying ban would make pay raise worth it
...a lifetime ban on lobbying. Freshman Rep. Chip Roy, R-Texas, said he’d be willing to co-sponsor legislation with the New York Democrat.


Proposing and voting in favor of giving themselves a raise "may not...
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Brazoria County Facts
Abbott signs disaster relief and preparedness bills
...that provides more than $1.6 billion for flood control projects and repairs across the state.

The legislation, which lawmakers hope will act as a how-to guide for future disasters, comes nearly two years after...
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oaoa​.com
TEXAS VIEW: Congress directs Trump administration to release billions in Harvey relief
...Instead, what worked was individual members of Congress decided to cross party lines and introduce legislation that would force the administration’s hand.

Cornyn teamed with Sen. Joe Manchin, the West Virginia...
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Dallas Morning News
Thank you, Texas legislators, for doing right by our teachers and students
...Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, House Speaker Dennis Bonnen and the members of the Texas Legislature for delivering on their promise this session to enact comprehensive and transformative school finance...
06/14/2019 Online
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Bryan-College Station Eagle
Analysis: The Texas legislative session’s over. Now, all lawmakers have to do is sell it to voters.
...an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey's column, click here.

The real end of the Texas Legislature’s work this year comes on Father’s Day, the deadline for Gov. Greg Abbott to decide which bills...
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Huntsville Item
State Rep elected Dallas mayor; Chris Bell eyes Cornyn senate seat
...basically outlaw abortions - some with strong penalties for doctors who perform them - the Illinois legislature has passed a bill going the other direction.

In what's called the Reproductive Health Act, the...
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Seguin Gazette-Enterprise
Mardock: What just happened at Texas Lege
The 86th session of the Texas legislature just ended. What really happened?


The Economist says "Hide your crazy." That the Republicans and the Democrats collaborated to both raise school spending and...
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Seguin Gazette-Enterprise
Harper: Overview of recent Texas Lege
...having been actively spending the last five months in Austin, working with and testifying before the legislature to pass legislation that supports conservative values and the Republican Party platform.


I will...
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Del Rio News-Herald
State Rep. elected Dallas mayor
...basically outlaw abortions - some with strong penalties for doctors who perform them - the Illinois legislature has passed a bill going the other direction.


In what’s called the Reproductive Health Act, the...
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KMID (ABC) 2 (Midland)
Review process in place to see who should regulate Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Posted: Jun 13, 2019 11:43 PM CDT

Updated: Jun 13, 2019 11:43 PM CDT


Transferring of administration from DPS to TxDMV


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WASHINGTON (AP) - White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, whose…...
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