Representative Jason Villalba announces run for re-election

June 21, 2017 by Jason Villalba Campaign Today, Rep. Villalba announced his run for re-election to the Texas House of Representatives, serving House District 114. Villalba has served three terms in the Texas Legislature and has been named Legislator of the Year by...

Representative Tony Dale Announces 2018 Reelection Bid

State Rep. Tony Dale (R-Cedar Park) announced today that he seeking reelection to House District 136 representing southwestern Williamson County in the Texas House of Representatives.  The district consists of the communities of Cedar Park, Leander, Brushy Creek, and...

Governor Abbott Announces Special Session

June 6, 2017 | Source – Governor Greg Abbott today announced a legislative special session that will begin on July 18th, 2017.  In his announcement, Governor Abbott identified 20 items that will be included on the special...

Former Representative Steve Toth to run for HD 15

Former State Representative Steve Toth To Run For State Representative District 15 By Golden Hammer  on May 31, 2017 Former State Representative Steve Toth announced he is running for State Representative District 15 to replace Mark Keough who has announced he is...

TCJL Applauds Passage of ADA Drive-By Lawsuit Reform

AUSTIN, May 9, 2017 — The Texas Civil Justice League (TCJL) commends the Texas House of Representatives on the passage of legislation on May 6 to curb the filing of “drive-by” lawsuits against businesses under the state version of the Americans with Disabilities Act...

Texas House Committee Assignments List

Texas Speaker Joe Straus announced key house committee assignments today reflecting important leadership changes in this 85th legislative session. Two new select committees were added for this session in addition to 38 standing committees — State and Federal...