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Bringing the Capitol to San Antonio

Bringing the Capitol to San Antonio

Bringing the Capitol to San Antonio By: Rep Trey Martinez Fischer On Tuesday, the Texas House Committee on Public Education voted out House Bill 3, the largest overhaul of our …

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OP-ED: Beware legislators bearing property tax relief — they’re why you need it

OP-ED: Beware legislators bearing property tax relief — they’re why you need it

Beware legislators bearing property tax relief — they’re why you need it BY REP TREY MARTINEZ FISCHER In the 2017 session,the Texas Legislature saw over 10,000 bills filed. A small …

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Gov. Abbott takes aim at paid sick leave rules in San Antonio, Austin

Gov. Abbott takes aim at paid sick leave rules in San Antonio, Austin

Gov. Abbott takes aim at paid sick leave rules in San Antonio, Austin BY ALLIE MORRIS, AUSTIN BUREAU AUSTIN — A bill backed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott would likely …

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After state leaders’ unified rollout, 2.5 percent rollback rate on property tax bill looks unlikely to stick

After state leaders’ unified rollout, 2.5 percent rollback rate on property tax bill looks unlikely to stick

After state leaders’ unified rollout, 2.5 percent rollback rate on property tax bill looks unlikely to stick BY CASSANDRA POLLOCK AND EMMA PLATOFF Three weeks ago, Gov. Greg Abbott convened state leaders to announce an achievement …

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Texas Sharpens Aim At Surprise Medical Bills In Bipartisan Proposal

Texas Sharpens Aim At Surprise Medical Bills In Bipartisan Proposal

Texas Sharpens Aim At Surprise Medical Bills In Bipartisan Proposal BY ASHLEY LOPEZ A bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers announced plans this week to address surprise medical bills in a …

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In the Texas House, property tax legislation is being handled with a different speed — and tone

In the Texas House, property tax legislation is being handled with a different speed — and tone

In the Texas House, property tax legislation is being handled with a different speed — and tone BY SHANNON NAJMABADI City mayors extended an olive branch. Witnesses spoke uninterrupted. A House …

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