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A majority of the Texas Legislature will return for the 84th session when it convenes in January 2015.
Happy New Year, Infrastructure readership! By the time this column reaches you, the races for statewide office, including both for the state senate and state representative, will be fully engaged.
Since this column was last published in June, the Texas Legislature has been called back twice to complete the agenda given it by Governor Rick Perry. With the adoption of Senate Joint Resolution 1 on August 5, the legislature has adjourned sine die (Latin for “without day,” or in Texian “thank God they're gone!”).
After the gavel ended the regular session of the Texas Legislature at mid afternoon May 27, as usual, legislators gathered, along with staff, friends, family and others to toast the end of a fairly serene 140-day journey.