Senator Nelson's 2009 Press Releases

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Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 19, 2009
Senator Nelson Criticizes School Districts' Lawsuit Over Truth-in-Grading Law

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 5, 2009
OP-ED: Veterans Deserve Our Respect, Assistance

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 2, 2009
Select Committee Hears Testimony on Criminal Commitments

Icon: Press ReleaseOctober 8, 2009
Senator Nelson Lauded for Pro-Business Voting Record

Icon: Press ReleaseOctober 5, 2009
Child Advocacy Group Recognizes Senator Nelson for Legislation to Help Foster Children

Icon: Press ReleaseSeptember 3, 2009
Senator Nelson Honored for Suicide Prevention Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseAugust 24, 2009
Panel Named To Study Criminal Commitment Process

Icon: Press ReleaseAugust 11, 2009
Senator Nelson To Receive "Spirit Of Enterprise" Award

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 28, 2009
Senator Nelson Urges Vigilance To Stop Drownings

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 22, 2009
Hospital Association Honors Senator Nelson

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 12, 2009
Governor Perry Signs State School Reform By Nelson

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 12, 2009
Senator Nelson Recognized For Work During Legislative Session

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 1, 2009
Counting Down to Adjournment: Bill Status Report

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 29, 2009
Counting Down to Adjournment: Bill Status Report

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 26, 2009
Bill Protecting Military Parents' Rights Sent to Governor

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 21, 2009
Senator Nelson Files SCR 77 to Approve State School Settlement

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 20, 2009
House Votes to Strengthen Physical Education

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 20, 2009
Texas House Approves Hospital Nursing Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 20, 2009
Mammogram Notification Bill Sent to Governor

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 19, 2009
Legislation Establishing "Texlink" Passes Both Chambers

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 19, 2009
Nelson's State School Reform Bill Passes Texas House

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 5, 2009
Bill To Maintain Vaccination Records In Emergencies Sent To Governor's Desk

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 24, 2009
Immunization Bill Sent to Governor's Desk

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 20, 2009
Senate Approves Merit-Based Grading Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 17, 2009
Senate Approves Medicaid Reform Plan

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 14, 2009
Senate Panel Endorses Truth-In-Grading Legislation

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 8, 2009
Senate Approves Health Insurance Pool for Children

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 2, 2009
Senate Approves Measures to Support Foster Children, Families

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 30, 2009
Senate Panel Endorses Health Insurance Pool for Children

Icon: Media BroadcastMarch 25, 2009
"Texas Protects" press conference regarding child protection and advocacy in Texas

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 25, 2009
Senate Approves Improvements to Nursing Work Environment

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 25, 2009
Foster Care Reforms Advances in Texas Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 18, 2009
Domestic Violence Legislation Moves Forward

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 18, 2009
Senator Nelson Lends Support to Small Business Relief Package

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 12, 2009
Bill Seeks Changes to the Medicaid System

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 10, 2009
Bill Protecting Military Parents' Rights Approved By Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 10, 2009
State School Reform Bill Passes Texas Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 6, 2009
Defining Day Care is Important for Texas Children

Icon: Media BroadcastMarch 4, 2009
Press conference regarding family violence services and prevention

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 25, 2009
Bill Protecting Military Parents' Rights Approved by Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 24, 2009
State School Reform Bill Advances in Texas Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 17, 2009
Senator Nelson Proposes Bills to Improve Student Health

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 3, 2009
Reform Plan Strengthens Protection for Developmentally Disabled

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 2, 2009
Senator Nelson to Chair Health & Human Services Panel

Icon: Media BroadcastJanuary 29, 2009
Texas Obesity Report News Conference

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 14, 2009
Senator Nelson Seeks Better Working Environment for Nurses

Icon: Media BroadcastJanuary 14, 2009
Press Conference on SB 476, relating to employment protections and benefits for nurses.

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 9, 2009
Op-Ed: Previewing the 2009 Legislature