Category: Texas Legislature

26

Jul2016
Texas Association of Business CEO Bill Hammond discusses why ‪the Texas Legislature should fund full-day pre-k‬. Children who attend quality pre-k programs are more likely to stay in school, graduate and attend college. Read More

18

Jun2016
The Texas Association of Business wants the state to offer a full school day of taxpayer-funded pre-K and plans to push lawmakers in that direction next year, the group announced this week. Read More

13

May2016
The Texas Supreme Court on Friday issued a ruling upholding the state’s public school funding system as constitutional, while also urging state lawmakers to implement "transformational, top-to-bottom reforms that amount to more than Band-Aid on top of Band-Aid." Read More

30

Mar2016
Texas lags most other states in preparing high schoolers for college and needs to update its readiness standards, including oversight of dual credit courses, Higher Education Coordinating Board Commissioner Raymund Paredes told state senators at a hearing on Tuesday. Read More

07

Mar2016
Governor Greg Abbott today established the Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative to assess local economic activity, examine workforce challenges and opportunities, and consider innovative approaches to meeting the state’s workforce goals. Read More

23

Apr2015
List of bills being followed by TAWB in the 84th Texas Legislature   Read More  

27

Feb2015
List of bills being followed by TAWB in the 84th Texas Legislature   Read More  

17

Nov2014

Texas Senate

Website for the Texas Senate, including members, committees and schedules. Read More

17

Nov2014
Website for the Texas House of Representatives, including members, committees and schedules. Read More

17

Nov2014
Summary of key workforce related bills by the 83rd Texas Legislature   Read More

Cart

  • No products in the cart.