New in The Texas Tribune:
• Dewhurst: Texas Should Fund Teacher Firearms Training: "In the wake of the Connecticut school shooting, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst on Friday called for the state to consider funding specialized firearms training for school employees."
• Updated: Planned Parenthood Loses Bid for Injunction: "Travis County District Judge Stephen Yelenosky on Friday refused to grant Planned Parenthood’s request for a temporary injunction to be included in the Texas Women’s Health Program."
• Lawmakers Want Big, Bold Measures This Session: "Following Monday’s rosy budget estimate from Comptroller Susan Combs, there is widespread interest among state leaders to ...