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The Texas Senate approved two bills that would take away the ability of cities to improve benefits for working people.

The Texas House on Wednesday advanced HB 48 by Rep. Mary Gonzalez, D-El Paso, which would create a state database of employers who are found to have committed wage theft.

Today is day 60 of the regular Texas session of the 86th Texas Legislature. 80 days to go. 

Brothers and Sisters, Family, and Friends of Labor:

Our Brothers and Sisters at DOW are in a hard conflict with the company over their contract with the outcome unknown. We must prepare for the possibility of a strike; the company is preparing! We have been fortunate to have settled our contracts, now our Brothers and Sisters need your help. We must stock the pantry for their families from our families.

Today is Day 53 of the regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature. 87 days to go.

Today is Day 46 of the 140-day regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature.

Today is Day 39 of the 140-day regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature.

Today is Day 32 of the 140-day regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature.

Today is Day 25 of the 140-day regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature.

Today is Day 18 of the 140-day regular session of the 86th Texas Legislature.