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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick awards committee chair to Texas senator who previously faced sexual harassment allegation

State Sen. Charles Schwertner gave up serving as chair of the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services in 2019. This year, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick named him chair of the Committee on Administration.

A committee hearing room featuring plexiglass dividers on Jan 4, 2021.

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Health care Politics State government 87th Legislative Session Charles Schwertner Dan Patrick