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Texas Legislature 2019

Texas Tech receives $17 million to build the state's second vet school

The Legislature designated the funding for the Amarillo campus over objections of Texas A&M University, which currently runs the only veterinary medicine school in the state.

Aerial view of the Texas Tech University Provost Office in Lubbock.

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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