Kelly’s Email Updates

Legislative Update: Property Tax Overhaul

January 17, 2018

Skyrocketing property taxes are now a full-blown property rights problem.

Capitol Update: Learning from Hurricane Harvey

November 14, 2017

Hurricane Harvey made landfall nearly three months ago. Texas is a remarkable state, and in the wake of this storm, Texans have shown the world their remarkable character.

Capitol Update: Bad News, Good News

August 18, 2017

You may know the First Called Session of the 85th Texas Legislature came to an abrupt end on Tuesday night when the House of Representatives adjourned ‘sine die’ a day early.

Capitol Update: Round Two

July 10, 2017

You may have heard the news that the 85th Texas Legislature is gearing up for round two. We’ve been called back to Austin for a special session that will begin on July 18th.

Capitol Update: Passed!

May 26, 2017

As the 85th Regular Legislative Session winds down, Governor Abbott’s pen is warming up.

Capitol Update: Property Insurance Reform Passes

May 19, 2017

Back in February, we wrote to you about a bill we were working on, SB 10, to bring some common sense reforms to the property insurance litigation process and prevent skyrocketing premiums.

Capitol Update: Good Bills, Good Policy

May 16, 2017

There’s no way around it: A lot of bad bills are filed each legislative session. Part of our job as legislators is ensuring those don’t make it to the Governor’s desk.

Capitol Update: A Lasting Friendship

May 2, 2017

This morning, Governor Abbott signed into law one of the first bills to reach his desk, House Bill 89.

Capitol Update: Property Tax Problems

April 11, 2017

Property taxes are a problem, and that’s putting it mildly. Have you received your 2017 appraisal notice? Some appraisals here in Tarrant County are downright shocking, like the ones discussed in this WFAA story.

Capitol Update: A Look at the Numbers

March 24, 2017

We’re half-way through the 85th Texas Legislative session, and it has been another productive week in the Texas Senate.

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