Girls State Travels to Austin

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Girls State visited the State Capitol Friday for legislative sessions, swearing in of newly elected state officials, and a picnic on the Capitol grounds. Some Girls State citizens took the opportunity to visit the offices of their hometown legislators. After returning to TLU, … 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

Capitol Day

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We traveled to Austin today to visit the Capitol.  Citizens debated bills on the floor of the House of Representatives and Senate.  House bills included such topics as  concealed weapons, the nutrition of school lunches, and censorship in public school libraries, while Senators … Continued