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Texas Legislature 2021

Texas Democrats land in Washington, D.C., and promise to stay out of Texas until after special legislative session ends Aug. 6

Texas Democrats said they are urging Congress again to pass federal voting laws, acknowledging that Gov. Greg Abbott would continue to call special sessions until the GOP elections bill was passed.

State Rep. Senfronia Thompson, D-Houston, speaks to the press after Democratic members of the Texas House of Representatives…
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