Lawmakers File Bill to Widen Financial Disclosure

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This is one in a series of occasional stories about ethics and transparency in the part-time Texas Legislature.

Updated, 5 p.m.: 

Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, said she "fully intends" for the disclosure bill to apply to her and her legal clients. "We are working out the details," a spokesman said, "and if language needs to be strengthened to clarify, that will occur."

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State Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, has filed companion legislation to a House bill that would dramatically expand the requirements of the state's personal financial disclosure form.

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