Texas Senate News Archives — 2007
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News: December 6, 2007
Joint Committee Considers Medicaid Reform

News: November 8, 2007
Senate Committee Examines Border Issues

News: October 12, 2007
Criminal Justice Committee Looks at Texas Prison System

News: August 29, 2007
TYC Officials Report Progress
News: August 14, 2007
Committee Considers New Funding For Community College Healthcare

News: May 29, 2007
YEAR IN PICTURES
News: May 28, 2007
80th Legislative Session Ends
News: May 27, 2007
IN PICTURES: People Behind the Scenes
News: May 26, 2007
IN PICTURES: People Behind the Scenes
News: May 25, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Session Enters Final Days
News: May 25, 2007
IN PICTURES: People Behind the Scenes
News: May 24, 2007
Final Bills Pass Against Deadline
News: May 22, 2007
Cancer Research Fund, Chip Expansion Approved
News: May 21, 2007
Senate Votes to Ban Speed Cameras
News: May 18, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: May 18, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Margins Tax Tweak Tentatively Approved
News: May 17, 2007
Senate Strengthens Dog Bite Penalties
News: May 16, 2007
Former Senator Visits Nominations Committee
News: May 15, 2007
Senate Moving Legislation as Session Wanes
News: May 14, 2007
Senate Approves Transportation Compromise
News: May 11, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: May 11, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate Addresses Texas Southern Issues
News: May 10, 2007
Senate Votes To Improve Mental Health Care Coverage
News: May 9, 2007
Legislation Filed To Address Student Loan Issue
News: May 8, 2007
Perry Decides Not To Veto HPV Bill
News: May 7, 2007
Increased Child Sex Abuse Penalties Passed
News: May 5, 2007
Gallegos Honored as Governor for a Day
News: May 4, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: May 4, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Top Ten Percent Changes Pass Senate
News: May 3, 2007
Record Vote Resolution Passes Senate
News: May 2, 2007
Senate Passes Court Realignment Plan
News: May 1, 2007
Senate Confirms Hawkins as HHS Commissioner

News: April 30, 2007
Committee Considers Voter ID Act
News: April 27, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: April 27, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Jessica's Law, HPV Stop Pass Senate
News: April 26, 2007
Senate Honors Former Members
News: April 25, 2007
Senate Approves Insurance Education and Teachers Retirement System Measures
News: April 24, 2007
Jessica's Law Passes Senate
News: April 23, 2007
Senate Votes To Stop HPV Mandate
News: April 20, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: April 20, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: TYC Reform, Toll-Road Moratorium, Medicaid Reform Pass
News: April 19, 2007
Senate Passes TYC Reform; Private Toll Road Moratorium
News: April 18, 2007
Homeland Security Omnibus Bill Approved
News: April 17, 2007
Medicaid Reform Bill Passes Senate
News: April 16, 2007
Senate Approves Charter School Reform Bill
News: April 13, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: April 13, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate Approves Budget; TYC, Tuition Bills Moving In Committee
News: April 12, 2007
Senate Passes Budget
News: April 11, 2007
Committee Passes TYC Reform Bill
News: April 10, 2007
Committee Considers Legislation Restricting Tuition Increases, Top Ten Percent Modification
News: April 5, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: April 5, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Transportation Highlights Week's Business
News: April 4, 2007
Bills Moving Through Process
News: April 3, 2007
Senate Approves Measures To Limit Trans Texas Corridor, Red Light Camera
News: April 2, 2007
Carona Calls for Gas Tax Indexing

News: March 30, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: March 29, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate Approves Kimbrough as TYC Conservator
News: March 28, 2007
Senators Announce Legislation To Address Human Trafficking, Racial Profiling
News: March 27, 2007
Senate Moves Ahead on State Water Plan
News: March 26, 2007
Senate Okays Two Child Safety Measures
News: March 23, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: March 22, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Committees Looking at Significant Legislation
News: March 21, 2007
Transportation Committee Considers Legislation Limiting Trans Texas Corridor
News: March 20, 2007
Committee Considers Ending TAKS Test
News: March 19, 2007
Senate Approves Defibrillator Bill
News: March 16, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: March 15, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: TYC Board Resigns Following Passage of Senate Measure
News: March 14, 2007
Senate Passes Measure Abolishing TYC Board
News: March 13, 2007
Committee Approves Measure To Fire TYC Board
News: March 12, 2007
Fraser 'Outraged' at TXU Market Power Abuse
News: March 9, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: March 8, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Legislature Continues Action On TYC
News: March 7, 2007
Bill Filed To Require Mandatory Steroid Tests For High School Athletes
News: March 6, 2007
Senate Passes First Bills of the Session
News: March 5, 2007
State Moving Ahead on Youth Commission Investigation
News: March 2, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: March 1, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate Takes Action To Replace Youth Commission Board
News: March 1, 2007
Senate Calls For Conservatorship Of Texas Youth Commission

News: February 28, 2007
Committee Grills Hawkins About HPV Vaccinations
News: February 27, 2007
Lawmakers Decry Abuses Within Texas Youth Commission
News: February 26, 2007
Fraser, Dewhurst Comment On TXU Sale
News: February 23, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: February 22, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Averitt Files Water Omnibus Bill
News: February 21, 2007
Bills Filed To Increase Child Safety At School And On-Line
News: February 20, 2007
Chief Justice Delivers State of the Judiciary Address
News: February 19, 2007
Senate Honors Iwo Jima Veterans
News: February 16, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: February 15, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate OKs Exceeding Spending Cap
News: February 14, 2007
Senate Votes To Go Beyond Spending Cap To Pay For Tax Cuts
News: February 13, 2007
Senate to Consider Spending Cap Amendment Wednesday
News: February 12, 2007
Paredes Briefs Committee On Closing The Gaps Measures
News: February 9, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: February 8, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Governor Lays Out His Agenda for Session; Bills Filed to Increase Competition
News: February 7, 2007
Fraser Files Legislation to Increase Competition in Residential Energy Market
News: February 6, 2007
Perry Delivers State of the State Address
News: February 5, 2007
Senator Asks Governor To Rescind Executive Order On Vaccines
News: February 2, 2007
WEEK IN PICTURES
News: February 1, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Criminal Justice Issues Highlight Week's Business

News: January 31, 2007
Ellis Files Bill To Ban Smoking In All Indoor Public Areas
News: January 30, 2007
Senate and House Committee Looks at Prison and Parole System
News: January 29, 2007
Dewhurst Welcomes Activists to State to Promote Child Safety Initiative
News: January 25, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Lawmakers File Legislation As Session Gears Up
News: January 24, 2007
Senators File Legislation to Address At-Risk Mothers in Texas; Combat Genocide in the Sudan
News: January 23, 2007
Senate Honors Madla; Dewhurst Lays Out Base Budget For Upcoming Biennium
News: January 22, 2007
Gallegos Undergoes Liver Transplant
News: January 16, 2007
Ice Storm Doesn't Stop Inauguration Ceremony
News: January 12, 2007
WEEK IN REVIEW: Senate Opens 80th Session
News: January 10, 2007
Lt. Governor Talks Budget Issues
News: January 9, 2007
Senate Kicks Off 80th Legislative Session

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