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Texas Legislature 2019

In the Texas House, property tax legislation is being handled with a different speed — and tone

State Rep. Dustin Burrows, author of the House bill, said the House Ways and Means Committee is "not just trying to get something across the finish line as quick as we can."

Members of the House Committee on Ways and Means listen to testimony on HB 2 on Feb. 27, 2019.

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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