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Texas Legislature 2021

Multiple Senate GOP priorities fail in Texas House after last-ditch effort by Democrats to run out the clock

The Democrats delayed and deflected as they tried to run out the clock on bills they oppose. Republicans strategized to push through bills they’d worked on all session.

State Rep. Gene Wu, D-Houston, asks a question during session on the House floor at the state capitol on May 25, 2021.
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