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Texas Legislature 2019

Needing Democratic support, Texas' secretary of state faces a rocky path to confirmation

Republican David Whitley faces questions from Democrats about how he handled an attempt to review the citizenship of 95,000 registered Texas voters.

Secretary of State David Whitley.

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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