Senate gives OK to modified annexation bill that protects military bases
August 13, 2017
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State Sen. Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, works at her desk on the Senate floor during the early days of the special session. Sunday night, she logged her 60,000th vote in a row, drawing applause and congratulations from Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and her colleagues.
State Sen. Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, works at her desk on the…
AUSTIN — Lawmakers are sending a bill to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott that gives landowners power to vote on whether their communities are annexed by big cities such as San Antonio.
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