Over the last two articles, we looked at the good and the bad from the 85th Texas Legislative Session; first, how legislators from all sides came together to build a budget agreement, and then how a fight over differing political agendas brought the session to
In the last days of the 85th Texas Legislative Session, the House and Senate were tasked with coming to an agreement on two “must pass” pieces of legislation: sunset bills reauthorizing the existence of state agencies, and the state budget for the 2018-2019 biennium. How
On April 20th, the House took up HB 21, which proposed three main changes for our school finance system.
First, it provides much needed relief to our schools contributing to the “Robin Hood” by allowing them to keep more of the money collected from their district
Over the last few weeks our office has received countless calls about SB6, known as the “Bathroom Bill” or the “Women’s Privacy Act”.
Your HD20 staff has received a consistent stream of requests for a response on the issue, so I’m dedicating this week’s Sit-Rep to
I need your input on something. As part of my service as your representative, it is my duty, when particularly difficult issues arise, to come back to you and discuss what we, as a district, want to see happen in our state. One of those
[caption id="attachment_1685" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Dr. Fred Brent and Representative Terry Wilson[/caption]
Georgetown ISD officially kicked off its 100-Year Celebration February 27 at the historic courthouse on the Square.
A crowd of about 150 supporters, teachers, former students, and elected officials sang "Happy Birthday", heard achievements and future
The last two weeks of the legislative session saw the first bills voted on by the House of Representatives, passing changes to help the overturned Child Protective Services system for Texas, my first committee meetings, and my first meeting as a member of the Texas
In an homage to Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Congressman" take on building relationships with elected leaders, The Advocate sat down with Texas Representative District 20 Terry Wilson to talk about his thoughts on his new office, his plans and a little about himself.
On Tuesday, Feb 21st 2017 I had the pleasure of presenting my first resolution on the floor of the House of Representatives honoring the town of Buckholts for the excellent example they set over the past year, but to tell the full story I have
[caption id="attachment_1477" align="alignleft" width="1024"] State Representative Terry Wilson celebrated his grandfather's 90th birthday on his swearing in day.[/caption]
Welcome to "Sit-Rep", a series of articles brought to you as part of my promise to always stay in touch with the people of HD20 during the 85th