“This is relatively new to the agenda and it doesn’t appear the public is ready for the legislators to act on it.”
The bill would increase the amount of money school districts in the state get for each student by about $200.
A coalition of several groups called “Cover Texas Now” rallied against several new ideas for healthcare.
Monday at the State Capitol the Senate Criminal Justice Committee will look at two bills aimed at protecting police officers across the stat…
“We need to have the right strategies that engage our faith-based and not-for-profit community to assist us in the care of the children of T…
Local charters say more state dollars, specifically for facilities, would help level the playing field with traditional public schools.
Lt. Gov. Patrick is up for re-election in 2018 after a 2014 primary win over three-term Lt. Governor David Dewhurst.
More than 200 children died in the state’s care last year.
Currently, 22 people die in Texas every day because they didn’t receive an organ they needed.
Civilly, the bill will give more power to parents who have children that are victims of bullying.
Select Texas lawmakers called critics of state school funding structures to the capitol along with experts with possible solutions.
Doing so requires a series of bills that still must clear the state House.
A federal appeals court ruled last year the state law did discriminate against the poor and minorities.
A KXAN investigation in March of 2016 revealed school districts are not required to test the water coming out of faucets and drinking founta…
Around 260,000 Texans use TRS-Care for healthcare and it’s running out of money.
The organization hopes the rally will make an impact before it’s too late for something to be done.
If the bills pass it would place Texas on central standard time year round, starting this November.
The Texas Medical Association says 90 percent of smokers begin at 19 or younger. That’s key in their support of a bill to raise the legal ag…
“I want it to be constructive, not destructive,” said Texas Republican U.S. Senator John Cornyn.
A federal judge on Friday denied a request from the U.S. Justice Department and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to delay the case.