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the debate: SB128
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(Bastrop County) February 15, 2011, 10:34 pm Thumbs Down report abuse
I guess Dan Patrick's not planning on retiring (or getting beat) anytime soon.
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(Travis County) February 9, 2011, 2:29 pm report abuse
Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs (1/31/11)
(McLennan County) February 8, 2011, 9:51 am Thumbs Up report abuse
I think this is a step in the right direction. It may not be perfect but it is better than what we have now!
(Travis County) January 29, 2011, 4:35 pm Thumbs Down report abuse
This law would require former members of the Legislature to create non-profits for their clients to pay them -- a needless step. If you want to stop lobbying by former members, there can be no exceptions.
(Travis County) January 29, 2011, 4:33 pm Thumbs Down report abuse
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