Texas Special Session Update: Day 2-More Bills Filed, Congressional Redistricting Added to “Call”
Gov. Perry has added Congressional redistricting to the list of items to get done during this first Special Session, as expected. See the propsed Solomons-Seliger (Plan C125) map here.
Speaker Straus announced this morning that there will be no “floor action” this week on legislation but three House committees will meet to consider bills: Appropriations, Public Education, and Redistricting. House will briefly be on the floor tomorrow and will then adjourn until Monday.
Lt. Gov. Dewhurst announced yesterday that the Senate is adjourned until tomorrow, and two Senate Committees will meet tomorrow-Finance and Education to take up various bills.