The Texas Legislature on Sunday approved funding to continue the investment in the redesign of the Austin State Hospital and the brain health continuum of care.
Senate Bill 500, the supplemental bu...Read More
The following is a statement from Sen. Watson regarding the House Bill 3:
House Bill 3 will provide Austin ISD a significant boost in per-student funding while lowering our recapture payment to the...Read More
The Texas House of Representatives gave final approval on Friday night to bipartisan legislation that closes significant loopholes in the Texas Public Information Act.
Senate Bill 943 restores publ...Read More
Posted on June 25, 2019
Yep, the legislative session is over. That’s a good thing.
And now the period in which the Governor can veto bills is over, too. That’s another good thing. I got out of there with only two bills being vetoed, including one that would help assure kids get recess in school. A coalition that includes the American Heart Association, Texas Pediatric Society, and the Texas PTA came together and supported this bill to keep our children active and healthy (Texas ranks near the bottom in childhood ...Read More Share on Twitter Share on Facebook