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School board talks legislative priorities for next year’s state legislature

The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees met for lunch Monday May 21 to hammer out their lobbying priorities for the next state legislative session,...

Rogers: Tell legislators to protect schools, not harm them

By KEVIN ROGERS, Ph.D. Lewisville ISD Superintendent Lewisville ISD students, staff, parents and community members, I hope you are enjoying your summer! Although school is not...

Parker files bill to limit state spending growth

State Rep. Tan Parker, R-Flower Mound, filed H.B. 208 Tuesday, July 18, proposing to limit the biennial growth in state spending to no more...

LISD Board of Trustees passes resolution in regards to special session

  The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees adopted legislative priorities in advance of the regular session. The governor of Texas identified 20 priority statements he...

Mayor’s Corner: Legislature threatens local control

The Lewisville Mayor’s Corner By Mayor Rudy Durham Gov. Greg Abbott has called the Texas Legislature into special session that started this week. The agenda set...

Hassett runs for re-election to LISD School Board

After watching Gov. Greg Abbott’s State of the State address, Kristi Hassett said she was mad. “Gov. Abbott was giving kudos to charter schools and...

City Council reviews state legislative priorities

The 86th Texas Legislature could be a rough one for local control, former state representative Burt Solomons said of the session that starts Jan....

Lewisville lawmakers pre-file bills for Texas Legislature

  Texas lawmakers are pre-filing bills to be considered in the 85th Legislature come January. Two of Lewisville’s legislators have filed. Senator Jane Nelson of Flower...