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Texas Legislature 2023

Texas Legislature adjourns fourth special session — leaving vouchers, school safety and elections bills unfinished

The latest casualties were Senate Bill 5, which would spend $800 million on school safety measures through 2025, and Senate Bill 6, which would change the timeline of a trial after an election contest is filed by a citizen or group.

Morning sunlight falls on the Texas Capitol dome on Sept. 16, 2023.

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Politics State government Dade Phelan Texas Legislature