Texas Legislature http://ketr.org en Women underrepresented in Texas Legislature http://ketr.org/post/women-underrepresented-texas-legislature <p></p><p>State Sen. <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/wendy-davis/">Wendy Davis </a>has used her 11-hour filibuster against abortion-restricting legislation to propel a run for governor, and Texas’ hottest political race centers on whether her supporters can usher a Democratic woman into a governor’s mansion occupied by Republican men for the last two decades.</p> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Corrie MacLaggan - The Texas Tribune 48852 at http://ketr.org Women underrepresented in Texas Legislature Jones on TRBs: 'All hope is not lost' http://ketr.org/post/jones-trbs-all-hope-not-lost <p>The legislative clock ran out on the Tuition Revenue Bonds that universities in Texas had been counting on to fund new academic buildings - for the first time since 2006. But then, there are always special sessions. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Jerrod Knight 38189 at http://ketr.org Jones on TRBs: 'All hope is not lost' Transportation bill moving through legislature http://ketr.org/post/transportation-bill-moving-through-legislature <p>A bill with possible implications for public-private transportation projects like the proposed Blacklands Turnpike is making its way through the Texas Legislature. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:00:29 +0000 Mark Haslett 36303 at http://ketr.org Transportation bill moving through legislature Abortion bills gain momentum http://ketr.org/post/abortion-bills-gain-momentum <p>Amid the budget battles, abortion access has also become an issue in the state legislature.</p><p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 12:25:37 +0000 Ben Philpott 35074 at http://ketr.org Abortion bills gain momentum