Floor Leaders Selected

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The presiding officers and aides of the House and Senate interviewed some impressive candidates June 15th and selected floor leaders for each party in both chambers. These floor leaders are available during House and Senate sessions to help their fellow citizens. … Continued

Citizens Arrive for the 70th session

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Girls State citizens arrived in Seguin for the start of the 2014 session of Texas Bluebonnet Girls State on June 15th. Excited counselors and staff welcomed the new citizens, who will learn about Texas state, county, political party, and local government. … Continued

Successful Session Complete

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Saturday, June 22, saw the conclusion of the 2013 session of Bluebonnet Girls State. After a closing assembly that included remarks by Governor Madison Huerta, 500 citizens left Texas Lutheran University to take what each learned at Girls State home to her … Continued

Girls State Goes to Austin

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Girls State visited the State Capitol today for legislative sessions, swearing in of newly elected state officials, and a picnic on the grounds. Some Girls State citizens were able to meet their hometown representatives or legislators — one benefit of the Texas Legislature … Continued

State Officials Elected

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The Federal Party carried the state election by winning 5 out of 9 officials against the National Party. The Constitutional Amendment mandating annual sessions also passed this evening. Officials will be sworn into office tomorrow. The State officials are: Governor: … Continued

Due to closures related to COVID-19 concerns, the 2020 session of ALA Texas Girls State will not be held in a live format this summer. A virtual session will be held online from June 15-19, 2020. More information is available below.