Thank you Dr. Steve Murdock for speaking about the changing demographics in Texas at the County Affairs hearing this morning. Click here to watch this morning’s hearing. Click here to view Dr. Steve Murdock’s slides.
Cutting funds to Travis County Will Have Effects on CPS Overhaul Last month Governor Greg Abbott laid out four key issues as emergencies for legislators to take up immediately, including an overhaul of our state’s child welfare system. He implored … Continue reading
The Sandra Bland Act I am introducing the Sandra Bland Act in memory of Sandra Bland, and to address the harmful policies that ultimately led to her tragic death. The Sandra Bland Act aims to improve our criminal justice system … Continue reading
Chair Garnet Coleman on Committee Assignments “Earlier today Speaker Joe Straus announced the committee assignments that each House member will have during the 85th Texas Legislature. I am pleased and humbled to be reappointed Chair of the County Affairs Committee … Continue reading