Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune

Patrick Svitek is the primary political correspondent for The Texas Tribune.
Texas Legislature

Texas Legislative Session Begins With Heavy Security Presence Following U.S. Capitol Riot

Lawmakers gathered for the start of the 140-day session Tuesday as the coronavirus continues to rage in Texas.

This story was originally published by the Texas Tribune. The Texas Tribune is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans—and engages with them—about public policy, politics, government and statewide issue. The Texas Legislature gaveled in Tuesday for its biennial session with … Read More