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Texas Legislature 2019

Texas lawmakers eye a record-breaking rainy day fund withdrawal

Proposals in the Texas House would spend $6.6 billion from the state’s savings account; the Senate would spend $4.4 billion.

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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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