Texas State Senate

Van De Putte Announces Run For Texas Lt. GovernorIt’s the first time in Texas history that two women will lead a major party's ticket for the state's top offices.
State Lawmakers Hear Bills To Help Sex Assault VictimsTexas lawmakers are advancing proposals to help sexual assault victims.
Davis Wins Re-Election In State Senate RaceWith 97 percent of the precincts reporting, Democrat Wendy Davis is claiming a win for Texas State Senate, District 10, with a more than five-thousand vote lead over Republican challenger Dr. Mark Shelton.
Senate Bill Could Allow Districts To Furlough TeachersSchool districts in Texas struggling to balance their budgets could soon have some new options.