The Texas state legislature meets once every two years on odd-numbered years. The legislature begins their sessions at noon on the second Tuesday of the month of January. More »

To find accurate and reliable information on bills recently passed by the Texas Legislature, you can conduct searches through the Texas Legislature Online, the Legislative Reference Library of Texas, and the Office of th... More » Government & Politics Law

The Texas state flower is the bluebonnet and the state bird is the mockingbird. The bluebonnet was adopted as the state flower of Texas in 1901. In addition to Texas, the mockingbird is also the state bird of Arkansas, F... More » Geography United States The South
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