We recently took a look at the 12 bills that passed during the recent Special Session of the Texas Legislature. Here's a sample of some of the big items that didn't pass:
Rep. Howard recently wrote an Op-Ed making the point that any real property tax reform requires real school finance reform. To further illustrate that point, she's pulled together a handy infographic.
In the latest edition of the Round-Up, Scott discusses the passage of the deadline to fill bills in 85th Regular Session. He also mentions Rep. Howard's HB 223, which would allow school districts to use Compensatory Education funding to provide daycare services for teen parents who are at risk of dropping out.