Dramatic Do-Over

A routine vote giving the Texas Lottery Commission the green light to run for another 12 years took an unexpected turn Tuesday. House lawmakers voted 82-64 to defeat the bill that would have reauthorized it. Less than two hours later, the bill was reconsidered and it passed on to third reading.

Funding Education

Rep. Harold Dutton was on the floor for the dramatic lottery discussion. He sat down with Karina Kling to discuss that, as well as a bill to increase the number of charter schools being considered in his committee.

Capital Commentators

Harold Cook and Ted Delisi discussed the big events coming out of the Capitol, including public education and infrastructure. Click the logo below to watch the full episode.