House Bill 2899 would ban cities from adopting non-discrimination ordinances that apply to public restrooms.
Opponents tried to block the bill using House procedural rules and debate stretched on for hours, but it passed Wednesday 110-37.
The House version of the so called bathroom bill differs from the Senate version that passed the full Senate last month.
Huffines says first-responders sometimes arrive on crime scenes even before police do and could be in danger if the situation is not yet con…
Known as the “Medical Freedom Act,” House Bill 661 would allow patients suffering from chronic illnesses access to treatments and medication…
Abbott on Tuesday said he’ll work on a bill with the Republican-controlled Legislature before it adjourns in May.
Testimony begins at the Capitol at 2 p.m in room E2.036.
Approved Monday 128-13, the measure requires further academic or policy scrutiny on the poison’s effects on the hogs as well as residents, h…
House Bill 1335, by Rep. Ron Simmon, R-Carrollton, would create an education savings account program for children with “special needs.”
There were 29 foster children living in state offices or alternate sites during February.
On Wednesday, the House is scheduled to approve a $1.6 billion bill altering how Texas pays for its public schools.
A small group of lawmakers will soon make big decisions about how to spend your tax dollars. Now, a state representative with inside knowled…
Now, key lawmakers are investigating whether perks help them in their professional or personal lives.
In regards to the sanctuary city bill, the House Committee passed a scaled-down version of the bill.
Currently, the TEA only has a handful of investigators dedicated to probe inappropriate relationships between teachers and students.
Workers say many state agencies can’t keep up with the workload after Gov. Greg Abbott ordered a hiring freeze earlier this year.
The decision could dramatically impact what lawmakers do with the state budget.
Sen. Brian Birdwell’s proposal passed 21-10 on Tuesday but only applies in when other officials without objections can step in and issue mar…
The Senate Committee unanimously voted to approve SB 693 Tuesday morning.
Up to 700 state workers are expected to rally at the State Capitol Wednesday to call on lawmakers to use the Rainy Day Fund to fund pay rais…