The 88th Legislature’s regular session runs from Jan. 10 to May 29, 2023. Republicans again control both chambers. From the state budget to immigration and education policy, we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial lawmaking session.
Texas homeowners have some of the highest property tax bills in the nation, a byproduct of the state’s reliance on such taxes to help pay for public schools and the state’s lack of an income tax. Full Story
Patrick, who presides over the Senate and wields tremendous power over legislation, said lawmakers have an “extraordinary opportunity” to shape the future of Texas at the start of the next legislative session, which begins Jan. 10. Full Story