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The Hill
Why is a Texas Republican blocking union reforms?Byron Cook is Chairman of the powerful State Affairs Committee and is closely a
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Byron Cook is Chairman of the powerful State Affairs Committee and is closely aligned with Joe Straus, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives. Last session, our friend Byron Cook led the effort that stopped further consideration of the... Read more
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The Forward
5 Things About Joe Straus, The Last Republican Moderate Left In Texaswhich could mark a turning point in America’s discussion about transgender righ
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
which could mark a turning point in America’s discussion about transgender rights, stands Joe Straus, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives and perhaps the last moderate Republican in a position to stop the rightward lurch the party... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Sunset legislation leads to special session in AustinAUSTIN, Texas - The Texas House of Representatives is expected back in session
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas House of Representatives is expected back in session Wednesday morning. The Texas Senate is expected to be back at work Wednesday afternoon. The special session in the Texas Senate started with the sunset... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
State’s public schools better because Buttto provide a more flexible and rewarding salary and benefit system for Texas te
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
to provide a more flexible and rewarding salary and benefit system for Texas teachers," according to a Tribune report. Texas House of Representatives Speaker Joe Straus, a key leader of reasonable Republicans, consistently has opposed siphoning... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Feral hog hunting gets new avenuetitled "America's Future is Texas." Wright describes a meeting with Pete Laney
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
titled "America's Future is Texas." Wright describes a meeting with Pete Laney, a Democrat who used to be speaker of the Texas House of Representatives before Republicans took over the Capitol. Here is an excerpt from Wright's story that... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump DOJ Urges Court to End Texas Voter ID LawsuitUnited Latin American Citizens (LULAC); the City of Dallas; consol plaintiffs M
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
United Latin American Citizens (LULAC); the City of Dallas; consol plaintiffs Mexican American Legislative Caucus for the Texas House of Representatives and La Union Del Pueblo Entero, Inc.; the Texas State Conference of NAACP Branches; various... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Texas Politics Turned Rightan entirely Democratic state. ...[Tom Craddick] did turn the House over and bec
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
an entirely Democratic state. ...[Tom Craddick] did turn the House over and became the first [Republican] speaker of the Texas House of Representatives since reconstruction and immediately he began with the idea of redistricting." On Texas'... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Top Texas leader pushes back on 'suicide' remarkAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of
KTXS Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives quoted as saying he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The driving... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Texas House speaker didn't want suicide over 'bathroom bill'Joe Straus (ABC News) Joe Straus (ABC News) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Republic
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
Joe Straus (ABC News) Joe Straus (ABC News) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Republican speaker of the Texas House of Representatives says in an article published Monday he didn't want a "suicide" on his hands over a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas House, unlike Abbott, is not afraid of PatrickHouse Speaker Joe Straus and members of the Texas House. In his interviews, th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
House Speaker Joe Straus and members of the Texas House. In his interviews, the governor characterizes the members of the Texas House of Representatives as “lazy” and claims they “lack the will” if they fail to pass his ill-conceived agenda. He... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
State Rep. Travis Clardy announces plans to seek re-electionRelease) - Today, State Rep. Travis Clardy announced his plans to seek re-elect
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 1 months ago
Release) - Today, State Rep. Travis Clardy announced his plans to seek re-election to represent House District 11 in the Texas House of Representatives. “It has been a distinct honor and privilege to serve the people of Cherokee, Nacogdoches,... Read more

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