The following is a statement from Sen. Watson regarding the bombings in Austin:
The bombings over the past few weeks have left us all frightened and shaken. They...Read More
By: Senator Kirk Watson (Originally published in the Daily Texan)
Speaking before a Texas Senate committee last year, a group of remarkable young women — many of them survivors of sexual assault — ...Read More
Sen. Kirk Watson and Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos visited Austin High School yesterday to emphasize to students the importance of registering to vote.
Primary elections in Texas begin Ma...Read More
Posted on April 25, 2018
I’m not sure what it says about me that throughout my time in the Texas Senate, I coveted a spot on the Texas Sunset Commission. It looked like a lot of fun — in a wonky, good-government sense.
So I was pretty excited two years ago when I was appointed to a four-year term on the Sunset Commission. I learned there was a river authority in Texas that didn’t actually have authority over a river. I discovered that chiropractors get a little touchy when they’re not allowed to do acupuncture. And ...Read More Share on Twitter Share on Facebook