Texas Political News

October 21, 2013

Texas Political News: Early Voting Starts Today

Early voting starts TODAY for the state’s constitutional propositions election, as well as various local issue elections. Early voting continues through Friday, Nov. 1. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 5. To view the Constitutional Amendments you can go to: http://votetexas.gov/voting/what […]
July 9, 2013

Texas Political News: Rick Perry Announces He Will Not Seek Re-election

Texas Political News: Rick Perry Announces He Will Not Seek Re-election Today, Rick Perry, the longest serving Governor of Texas announced that he will not seek re-election.  Surrounded by his family and numerous former staffers, Governor Perry made the announcement […]
June 24, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: Report for Monday, June 24th, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: Report for Monday, June 24th, 2013 The House recessed until 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 25, 2013. The Senate recessed until 7:00 p.m., Monday, June 24, 2013. Senate Items Eligible Calendar A motion to suspend the […]
June 14, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: Report for Friday, June 14th, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: Report for Friday, June 14th, 2013 The House recessed until 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 17, 2013. The Governor signed SB 21 (drug screening) The Senate recessed until 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 18, 2013. The Senate […]
March 27, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: March 26, 2013

Texas 83rd Legislative Session Update: March 26, 2013 The Senate adjourned until 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 27, 2013. Senate Local Calendar at 11:00 A.M. or recess, Wednesday, March 27th SB 894, SB 507 rules suspension to add for Wednesday Open […]
October 30, 2012
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Texas Lobbyist News: Texas Wins National Cybersecurity Award

Texas Wins National Cybersecurity Award For Immediate Release October 24, 2012 CONTACT: Thomas Johnson Department of Information Resources 512-936-6592 State of Texas Wins National Cybersecurity Award Texas Department of Information Resources Named Tops in Cybersecurity Leadership & Innovation Las Vegas—The winners […]
October 4, 2012
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Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst Announces Senate Committee Chairs

Texas Lobby Group News: Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst Announces Senate Committee Chairs Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst announced the appointment of Committee Chairs today. The Lieutenant Governor had to replace five committee chairs that will not return to the Senate next session (Senators Mike […]
October 4, 2012
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Representative Bobby Guerra Receives Committee Assignments

October 2, 2012 For Immediate Release Contact: Ricardo Lopez-Guerra 512-463-0578 Representative Bobby Guerra Receives Committee Assignments AUSTIN – After swearing Bobby Guerra into office, Speaker of the House Joe Straus appointed State Representative Bobby Guerra (D-McAllen) to two committees critical […]
September 14, 2012
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Texas Sales Tax Revenue Up 12.6 Percent!

Texas lobbyist political news: Texas Sales Tax Revenue Up 12.6 Percent! The following is a digest of an original article from the Austin American Statesman and figures from the State Comptroller’s website. The Texas Lobby group is posting this summary as […]
July 18, 2012
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Texas State Agencies Interim Hearings

Texas Political News: Texas State Agencies Interim Hearings The following information is public in nature and available at various state of Texas websites. The Texas Lobby group makes this information available on our websites as a public service for all Texas […]
July 16, 2012
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Texas Department of Health and Human Services Meetings

Texas Lobbyist News: Texas Department of Health and Human Services Meetings The following meetings of the Texas Department of Health and Human Services are public in nature and can be found at various state websites. The Texas Lobby Group is publishing […]
July 12, 2012
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Texas Political News: Texas House Appropriations Subcommittee discusses Funds Consolidation

Texas House Appropriations Subcommittee discusses Funds Consolidation The following article is public information. The Texas Lobby Group is publishing it on our website as a public service for Texas Lobbyists, Texas Government Consultants, Texas Political Activists, and all interested parties. […]