Preview of the Texas legislative special session


Gov. Greg Abbott has set a number of priorities for the special session that’s set to start this week.

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Republicans’ so-called voter integrity bill is expected to be reintroduced in next week’s special session. 

Democrats claim the bill suppresses the minority vote. In fact, this issue recently led Democrats to walk out of the state capitol, and by doing so, they killed the bill on the last day of the regular session. 

State Rep. Nicole Collier, who is from Fort Worth and represents parts of Tarrant County, said Democrats are looking at every tool at their disposal to oppose any harmful legislation.

Collier said it’s too early to say whether Democrats will walk out again, since…

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