Legislative Session Updates

86TH LEGISLATIVE SESSION UPDATE #12

     “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did.”    –…

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86th Legislative Session Update #11

“Man has 12 billion brain cells, just to give you an idea of the unemployment situation.” STATEWIDE: Hurricane Harvey/Disaster Preparedness: Passed the Senate: SB 6…

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86th Legislative Session Update #10

“There are always many choices, many paths to take, one is easy. And its only reward is that it’s easy.” Bill Filing Deadline – The…

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86th Legislative Session Update #9

“Not the cry, but the flight of the wild duck leads the flock to follow.” Chinese Proverb The Texas Legislature was in session this past…

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86th Legislative Session Update #8

 “I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one.” Chinese Proverb SENATE: The Senate was in session Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday…

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86th Legislative Session Update #7

February 18, 2019 “One man with courage makes a majority.” Andrew Jackson Last week during the 86th Legislative Session, the following took place: BUDGET: Senate…

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86th Legislative Session Update #6

“Always keep your words soft and sweet, just in case you have to eat them.” GOVERNOR: State of the State Address – On Tuesday, Governor Greg…

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86th Legislative Session Update #5

Thanks to McAllen Mayor Jim Darling for the city’s legislative update and agenda.   At our next Government Affairs Council Meeting, on Wednesday February 27, we’ll have County Judge…

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86th Legislative Session Update #4

SENATE: The Senate was in session on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week conducting routine business. Senate Committees – Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced Senate committee…

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86th Legislative Session Update #3

The Texas Legislature is 90% about the budget/money and 10% poetry. This week’s legislative update looks at what is being proposed by the Senate and…

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