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Texas Legislature 2019

Abbott-led board to consider removal of Confederate plaque from inside Texas Capitol

A meeting is scheduled for Jan 11.

The "Children of the Confederacy Creed" plaque has drawn controversy for its denial that preserving slavery was an underlyin…

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

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