Coalition of Democrats file lawsuit over Texas redistricting

Coalition of Democrats file lawsuit over Texas redistricting

Isabel Webb Carey
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November 4, 2021
A coalition of Hispanic Democrats in the Texas House filed a suit Wednesday in response to the recently redrawn political...
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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick supports fourth special legislative session

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick supports fourth special legislative session

Isabel Webb Carey
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October 21, 2021
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced his support for a fourth special legislative session to address two election-related issues that...
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Bills barring vaccine mandates fails in Legislature after opposition from business groups

Bills barring vaccine mandates fails in Legislature after opposition from business groups

Isabel Webb Carey
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October 19, 2021
Gov. Greg Abbott called on the Texas Legislature to pass a bill barring any Texas entity from mandating COVID-19 vaccines...
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Jackson Lee and Green oppose proposed district maps

Jackson Lee and Green oppose proposed district maps

Isabel Webb Carey
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October 5, 2021
U.S. Reps Sheila Jackson Lee and Al Green testified Monday at the Texas Capitol in Austin against proposed district maps...
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House Passes Partisan Voting Bill

House Passes Partisan Voting Bill

Isabel Webb Carey
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August 30, 2021
Following months of tension and dramatic political maneuverings, the Texas House of Representatives passed a sweeping election overhaul bill on...
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State Sen. Carol Alvarado launches filibuster

State Sen. Carol Alvarado launches filibuster

Isabel Webb Carey
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August 12, 2021
Texas Democrats on Wednesday announced their intentions to launch a filibuster in order to delay a final vote on Senate...
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House Speaker signs 52 arrest warrants for absent Democrats

House Speaker signs 52 arrest warrants for absent Democrats

Isabel Webb Carey
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August 12, 2021
House Speaker Dade Phelan signed 52 arrest warrants Tuesday for Democrats who left the state for Washington D.C. last month...
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Judge temporarily blocks arrest of quorum-busting Democrats

Judge temporarily blocks arrest of quorum-busting Democrats

Isabel Webb Carey
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August 10, 2021
Travis County State District Judge Brad Urrutia granted a preemptive restraining order Sunday night which blocks the arrest of Texas...
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Gov. Greg Abbott announces second special legislative session

Gov. Greg Abbott announces second special legislative session

Isabel Webb Carey
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August 6, 2021
Gov. Greg Abbott announced Thursday that a second special legislative session will begin Saturday, following through on his threat to...
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Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan signs civil arrest warrant

Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan signs civil arrest warrant

Isabel Webb Carey
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July 27, 2021
Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan signed the first civil arrest warrant for state Rep. Philip Cortez on Sunday. The document...
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