June 24, 2016
The future of our state and our country depends upon creating opportunity for everyone. Today's U.S. Supreme Court decision helps us do that in higher education in Texas.
We'll continue t...
May 13, 2016
The following is a statement from Sen. Watson regarding the Texas Supreme Court ruling on school finance:
Everybody knows our school finance system is broken, including the Texas Supreme Court. An...
March 11, 2016
AUSTIN — Capitalizing on the healthcare transformation already underway in Austin, community leaders have created a new non-profit entity to foster the development of an Innovation Zone on the eastern...
February 8, 2016
The Travis County Democratic Party created what’s called the “Kirk P. Watson Service Award”.
That’s nice and I appreciate it so much. It’s really neat to be recognized this way. Because the award...
November 10, 2015
In Austin ISD, the average homeowner is paying about $1,000 in property taxes this year to help the state cover its constitutional responsibility to support public schools across the state. But reduci...
October 26, 2015
I love Texas. It’s a great state and I serve it proudly. But there are days when those in control of the Capitol make my head hurt and they do things that help me sort of understand why Norwegians use...
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