Texas Legislature

Texas Legislature
8:00 pm
Sun November 16, 2014

Panhandle legislators get in on pre-filing

Representatives line up to prefile bills on Nov. 8, 2010.
Credit Elise Hu / texastribune.org

Texas lawmakers filed 365 bills on the first day of pre-filing.  Panhandle representatives made a number of contributions.  

The Amarillo Globe News reported State Senator Kel Seliger, R-Amarillo, filed proposals to fund 64 construction and renovation projects at public universities, and address high-stakes testing at high schools.  State Representative Four Price filed three bills.  One requiring public colleges and universities to post mental health information on their website. 

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Texas State Government
8:00 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Liberals and Conservatives in the Texas House: The 2013 Rankings Are In

Credit texastribune.org

Mark P. Jones, chairman of Rice University’s political science department, updated his rankings of Texas state representatives based on their votes during this years sessions.  The Texas Tribune recently featured Jones and his results.

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