Here's our pick for best unnecessary new law passed by the 2019 Texas Legislature
Of all the dessert-first bills from the 2019 Texas Legislature that became law, which is the most dessert-like? Before answering that question, first we should answer this one for you:
WHAT'S A 'DESSERT-FIRST' BILL?
The Legislature's main constitutional responsibility — the main course on its dinner plate, the meat and potatoes — is passing a balanced budget. A key part of that budgetary responsibility is to fund public education.