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Texas House committee advances school voucher bill, overcoming key hurdle

The committee action means school voucher legislation is poised to get its first House floor vote in recent history. Gov. Greg Abbott said if the Legislature fails to pass it this time, he will continue to call them back into session until they do.

A Nimitz Middle School student raises their hand during class Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2023 in Odessa.

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Politics Public education Brad Buckley Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature