Texas has come a long way in juvenile justice reform. But this year, the question of whether to raise the age of “criminal responsibility” has split some lawmakers in the Senate.
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A potentially contentious vote on a measure that would have banned school vouchers was avoided after its author withdrew the amendment.
House Speaker Joe Straus has made it clear that his chamber won’t be passing any school voucher bills this session. An amendment to the budget today sealed the deal.
Meet the promising newbies and the veterans in bigger roles during the 2013 Texas Legislature.