Politics

House Votes To Ban School Vouchers, Cap Attorney General Spending As Part Of Its Proposed $246 Billion State Budget

House members filed nearly 240 proposed tweaks to the massive spending plan and spent hours taking votes on controversial issues ranging from Medicaid expansion to school vouchers.

Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan addresses the chamber.

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