January Was a Tough Year
We’re still 113 days until sine die and things seem to be moving more quickly than in the past. Committees are already in place and budget hearings begin next week. Don’t hold me to it but the biggest issues this session are expected to be property tax bills, school choice and school (gun) safety. Plus everything else you and/or your boss or clients care about.
In a very un-2019 move, the House Republican Caucus floor leadership is comprised of white men. Oh - and once again there is only one woman seated on the caucus policy committee. Thanks to Representative Noble for representing all the ladies.
Ann Richards’ granddaughter is a strategist for Senator and Presidential hopeful Kamala Harris, via Texas Monthly.
The Texas Women’s Hall of Fame induction was held in January - see who was honored this year, spoiler Laura Bush was amongst them. Seems like this should have happened sooner?
Speaking of a FLOTUS, what about a FGOTUS? What WOULD we call the male spouse of a President? Via the New York Times.
A female CEO for the Dallas Mavericks - yes please.