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Site Modifications
12/20/2013
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 1.0 Introduction
  • Removed videos focused on 2010 election
  • Added video focused on 2014 campaign & election
  • Added election polling features from October 2013 UT/TT poll
  • Edited text references to videos and features
12/8/2013
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • Edits to text for currency
11/21/2013
Interest Groups - 6.1 Lobbying
  • Minor edits to discussion of Averitt career
11/17/2013
Interest Groups - 4.3 Changes in Technology
  • Minor edits to text section
11/8/2013
Polling - .
  • Added files from October poll
10/24/2013
Polling - .
  • Added graph of turnout in different elections
  • Edited text to add reference to Prop 6 voter screen graphics
Speaker Series
  • Added Nov 13 event to page
10/14/2013
Polling - .
  • Created initial discussion of Sept./Oct. water poll results
  • Posted summary file of Sept. /Oct. water poll toplines
  • Published table of likely voter screen results for Sept./Oct water poll
8/12/2013
Polling - .
  • Fixed links for downloading data and codebook files
8/8/2013
The Executive Branch - 2.0 The Governor of Texas
  • Copy edits to text
The Executive Branch - .
  • Copy edits to text
7/1/2013
Polling - .
  • Added poll files (data, codebook, summary, crosstabs)
6/21/2013
Polling
  • The Polling section has been updated to provide results from our latest poll.
6/9/2013
The Executive Branch - 4.0 Institutional Powers of the Governor
  • Corrected typo in section title
5/15/2013
The Legislative Branch - 1.0 Introduction
  • Minor copy edits to text paragraph explicating Averitt video clip
5/12/2013
The Legislative Branch - 3.5 Incumbency
  • Minor copy edit to discussion of name-recognition advantage of incumbency
4/16/2013
Polling
  • Updated Polling Section 1.0 to provide polling results and analysis reflective of current events.
  • Added new features on trend in Tea Party identification and abortion attitudes.
3/21/2013
Polling
  • Updated organization of polling section including adding many archived features.
3/18/2013
Polling - .
  • Added graphic on Voting Rights Act Section 5 item from February 2013 survey
3/12/2013
Polling
  • Updated graphics and text descriptions of polling based on February 2013 UT/Texas Tribune Survey results
3/7/2013
Polling
  • Added graphics on Texans' assessments of political elites, a Perry-Abbott match-up in 2014, education, and abortion.
3/5/2013
Polling - .
  • Added interactive graphic, "Public Opinion on Gun Control"
2/13/2013
The Legislative Branch
  • Updated Feature: "Incumbency and Turnover - The Texas Legislature and the U.S. Congress" to include 2013 data.
  • Updated Feature: "Summary of Bills and Resolutions" to reflect summary of 82nd legislative session.
  • Updated Feature: "Bills Passed: Signed or Vetoed" to include 82nd legislative session.
  • Updated Feature: "Legislative Committees of the 83rd Legislature, 2013-2014" to account for 2013 committee assignments.
2/7/2013
Bureaucracy
  • Made broad typographical and grammatical edits where necessary.
Political Economy
  • Made broad typographical and grammatical edits where necessary.
Texas Political Culture
  • Made broad typographical and grammatical edits where necessary.
The Legislative Branch
  • General update of text and features to reflect beginning of 83rd Legislative Session.
Political Parties
  • General update of text and features to reflect beginning of 83rd Legislative Session.
1/25/2013
The Constitution
  • Made broad typographical and grammatical edits where necessary.
1/6/2013
The Executive Branch - .
  • Updated Education Commissioner.
1/3/2013
The Executive Branch
  • Section 1.0: New "State Approval Ratings" feature.
  • Section 3.2: Updated governor's salary of $115,345 per year to $150,000 per year.
  • Section 9.3: Added Abbott's reelection in 2010.
  • Section 9.8: Updated TRRC Chairman.
The Legislative Branch
  • Section 1.1: Updated population of Texas based on 2010 Census number.
  • Section 2.1: Updated examples of unique numbers for each legislature.
  • Section 3.3: Updated feature "Parties in the Texas Legislature"
  • Section 3.5: Updated and expanded section on recent Texas legislative races.
  • Section 4.0/4.1: Updated feature "Support for Independent Redistricting Commission".
Political Parties
  • Section 2.0: *Fixed, updated, and expanded section on Texas' delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Section 3.0: Updated text and added Libertarian Party results in 2012 election.
  • Section 4.0/4.2: Asked for additional data points to be added to feature, "The Texas Delegation to the United States House of Representatives 1845-2011".
  • Section 4.2: In second to last paragraph, updated growth trend in Republican dominance of House delegation from 1974 to 2009, to 1974 to 2013.
  • Section 7.2: Updated feature "Texas Party Identification and Ideology (July, 2008)" with current data.
Voting, Campaigns and Elections
  • Section 1.1: Second to last paragraph, added results of 2010 and 2012 elections.
  • Section 3.2/4.0: Requested update on feature "Turnout Across Election Types" to include 2012 elections.
12/3/2012
The Constitution - .
  • Updated link to Constitution
11/29/2012
Polling - .
  • Added tracking feature of same sex union item result
11/16/2012
Polling - .
  • Revised text / rearranged features
Polling - .
  • Added data and other files from October 2012 poll
11/15/2012
Polling - .
  • Edited text
  • Added features from 2012 election cycle
10/30/2012
Polling - .
  • Added new features from October 2012 poll
Polling - 2.1 Trends
  • Updated figures with October 2012 results.
7/10/2012
Polling - .
  • Added text on May 2012 survey
  • Added graphics from May 2012 poll
Polling - .
  • Added graphics from May 2012 survey
  • Added graphics from February 2012 survey
6/26/2012
Polling - .
  • Added graphic feature on responses to immigration enforcement item from May 2012 poll
  • Revised text to include discussion of immigration item and Arizona et al v. United States
6/14/2012
Polling - .
  • Updated text
  • Added graphics from May 2012 poll
Polling - .
  • Added graphics from February 2012 poll
6/11/2012
Polling - .
  • Added graphics for October 2011, May 2012 MIP results
6/5/2012
Polling - .
  • Added multiple graphics from May 2012 poll
Polling - .
  • Revised text
  • Added graphics from May 2012 poll
6/4/2012
Polling - .
  • Created methodology and file section for May 2012 poll files
5/29/2012
Polling - .
  • Added graphic feature for presidential match-up from May 2012 poll
  • Added graphic feature for RRC races from May 2012 poll
  • Added graphic feature for reelection of state reps from May 2012 poll
5/23/2012
Polling - .
  • Added February 2012 MIP graphic
Polling - .
  • Updated text to reflect May 2012 poll results
  • Updated trend figures for right direction / wrong track
  • Updated trend figure for economic assessments
5/21/2012
Polling - .
  • Added new text to reflect May 2012 polling
  • Added graphic of results with tabs for GOP Senate nomination race
  • Added graphic of results with tabs for Democratic Senate nomination race
4/16/2012
The Legislative Branch - 3.2 Informal Qualifications
  • Added video of Trey Martinez Fischer discussing the Mexican American Legislative Caucus.
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Added video of Trey Martinez Fischer discussing getting involved in politics.
  • Added video of Bill Hammond on how he got involved in politics.
3/31/2012
Polling - .
  • Added graphic on impact of Perry campaign
  • Revised text with discussion of "impact of perry campaign" graphic.
Polling - .
  • Added graphics for MIP, abortion, class/wealth questions
  • Updated text
3/21/2012
Polling - .
  • Updated text to reflect February 2012 results
  • Added graphic for February 2012 poll item
3/20/2012
Polling - .
  • Method section for February 2012 poll
  • Added files for February 2012 poll
Speaker Series
  • Added full length version of Trey Martinez Fischer video
Polling - .
  • Update text to reflect February 2012 poll results
  • Updated trend data
Polling - .
  • Archives updated with May 2011 and October 2011 graphics
  • Text updated
3/8/2012
Polling - .
  • Update text to reflect February 2012 poll results
  • Added feature on trend disapproval of Obama among GOP
2/20/2012
Polling - .
  • Added graphics for GOP presidential race
  • Added graphics for favorability ratings of GOP candidates, President Obama
2/15/2012
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Added Todd Hunter "Getting Started" video.
1/16/2012
Polling - .
  • Corrected link to October 2011 summary document
Polling - .
  • Corrected link to October 2011 summary document
1/10/2012
The Justice System - 4.2 Qualifications
  • More Info box with links to providers of Justice of Peace training added.
12/9/2011
Polling - .
  • Updated text to reflect October 2011 poll results
  • Update trend graphs
  • Added MIP results from October, 2011
Speaker Series
  • Added Wendy Hunter videos
  • Added Kel Seliger videos
  • Added Todd Hunter video
11/18/2011
Speaker Series
  • Added video from Todd Hunter November 2011 appearance
Polling - .
  • Added October 2011 data files
Polling - .
  • Added October 2011 data files
11/15/2011
The Executive Branch - 3.1 Qualifications and Characteristics
  • Corrected text regarding terms served by George W. Bush and Rick Perry
  • Added approval trends feature.
Speaker Series
  • Added video from Kirk Watson Nov 2011 appearance
11/7/2011
Polling - .
  • Text revised with archived results from May, 2011 poll
  • Additional feature figures archived
  • Features re-sorted in descending chronological order.
10/13/2011
The Executive Branch - 5.1 The Veto
  • Updated number of vetoes for Rick Perry
Speaker Series
  • Added clip of Root, Hoppe, and Embry discussion Rick Perry & race with Henson
  • Added video of event with Root, Hoppe, and Embry discussing Perry candidace with Henson
7/29/2011
Polling - .
  • New section discussion redistricting items from May, 2011 poll.
Polling - .
  • Added multiple archived graphics with results for social issue items
7/20/2011
Bureaucracy - 6.3 State-level Initiatives and Federal Programs
  • Text updated to reflect new legislative session
The Legislative Branch - 8.0 How a Bill Becomes a Law
  • Text updated to reflect data from the more recent legislative session
The Legislative Branch - 10.1 Reforms
  • Text updated to reflect data from the more recent legislative session
7/2/2011
Polling
  • Added Section 6: Representation and Redistricting
  • Added Section 2.3: Most Important Problem Archive
6/11/2011
Polling - .
  • URL's on file downloads fixed.
6/10/2011
Polling - .
  • Updated text with May, 2011 results
  • Added features based on May 2011 results
6/5/2011
Polling - .
  • Added text discussion 2012 presidential election match-up
  • Added feature graphic on 2012 presidential election match-up.
Polling - .
  • Added discussion of May results
  • Added MIP feature for May 2011
  • Updated text to discuss trends and MIP
5/27/2011
Polling - .
  • Added May 2011 data files
Polling - .
  • Added data and methods section for May 2011 poll
5/25/2011
Polling - .
  • Added discussion of May 2011 UT/Texas Tribune poll
  • Added graphics from May 2011 poll
Polling - .
  • Added discussion of May 2011 UT/Texas Tribune poll results for 2012 Senate and Presidential contests
  • Added graphics on 2012 contests, including Tea Party crosstabs in Republican contests
Polling - .
  • Created archive section for 2012 election pollling
4/6/2011
Speaker Series
  • Video from April 5 Straus event added to archive.
3/7/2011
Speaker Series
  • Added Steve Murdock video from February 28, 2011 in TribLive event at UT Austin.
Polling - .
  • Created new section for 2012 elections
  • Added US Senate heat results from February 2012 poll
2/28/2011
Polling - .
  • Text and charts reflecting February 2011 results added.
Polling - .
  • Additional charts added.
  • Data files, crosstabs, summary added.
2/22/2011
Polling - .
  • Revised with partial results from February 2011 UT/Texas Tribune survey.
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated budget figure in text from 2008-2009 figure to 2010-2011 figure
1/19/2011
Political Parties - .
  • Feature on Texas representation in US Congress added
  • Text updated
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • Feature on Texas representation in US Congress added
  • Text updated
The Legislative Branch - 8.1 Introduction and Referral
  • Text updated to reflect bill pre-filings in 82nd Legislature
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Text updated to reflect bill pre-filings in 82nd Legislature
1/18/2011
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Feature updated with new data from 2011 legislative session
1/13/2011
The Legislative Branch - 3.3 Party Affiliation
  • Feature updated with new data from 2010
1/12/2011
The Legislative Branch - 3.4 Gender, Race, and Ethnicity
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
  • Gender in legislature feature updated to 2011
  • Race and ethniciy in legislature feature updated to 2011
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 4.1 Small Chance Of Making a Difference; Then Again ...
  • Minor revisions to text reflecting 2010 election
Political Parties - 7.4 Organizational Strength
  • Minor revisions to text reflecting 2011 election of Speaker of the House
The Justice System - 2.2 Sources of Law
  • Updated number of amendments to the Texas Constitution
The Executive Branch - 9.2 Lieutenant Governor
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
The Executive Branch - 9.4 Comptroller of Public Accounts
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
The Executive Branch - 9.5 Commissioner of the General Land Office
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
The Executive Branch - 9.6 Commissioner of Agriculture
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
1/11/2011
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated biography for former Speaker Tom Craddick
1/7/2011
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 elections
  • Feature updated with new data from 2010
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated feature "Incumbency and Turnover in the Texas Legislature" to reflect 2010 election results
1/5/2011
The Executive Branch - .
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
The Constitution - 4.5 Mode of Amendment (Article XVII)
  • Updated feature "Comparing Turnout in Constitutional Elections with Other Election Types" to reflect 2010 election results
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 3.2 Voting Pattern
  • Updated feature "Turnout Across Election Types" to reflect 2010 election results
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated feature "Race in the Texas Legislature" to reflect 2010 election results
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated feature "Race in the Texas Legislature" to reflect 2010 election results
The Executive Branch - .
  • Updated feature "Characteristics: Texas Governors Since 1874" to reflect 2010 election results
12/22/2010
Bureaucracy - 4.2 Sunset Review
  • Corrected text re: membership of Sunset Commission
Political Parties - .
  • Updated feature "Comparing ideology in Texas Politics"
11/22/2010
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • Revised text to reflect parties qualifying for 2012 ballot.
Polling - .
  • Text updated to reflect 2010 election results
  • Text updated with discussion of likely voter screens
11/11/2010
Political Parties - .
  • Edited text to reflect 2010 election results
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • Edited text to reflect 2010 election results
11/1/2010
Polling - .
  • Added May 2010 health care results / renamed section
Polling - .
  • Updated discussion with October 2010 numbers
  • Added MIP and Mood of Texas graphics with October 201 data
Polling - .
  • National policy issues discussion updated
  • Graphics describing Afghanistan policy, Obama's religion, and 14th Amendment modification posted
10/29/2010
The Constitution - .
  • Angelo State University reference corrected.
10/27/2010
Polling - .
  • Added data sets and other primary documents
Polling - .
  • Added data sets, including new feature -- .csv formats!
10/25/2010
Polling - .
  • Added data and description of gubernatorial results from October survey
Polling - 2.1 Trends
  • Updated approval trend graphics
Polling - .
  • Added methodology description for October 2010 survey.
9/29/2010
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 5.3 Historical Barriers to Voting
  • Updated and redesigned "Presidential and Midterm Election Turnout" feature
9/20/2010
Polling - .
  • Updated Economic Assessment Trends graphic to include September survey results
9/19/2010
Polling - .
  • Added summary, crosstabs, codebook, and data file for September 2010 survey.
Polling - .
  • Added methodology description for September 2010 survey.
  • Add summary, crosstabs, codebook, and data file for September 2010 survey.
Polling - .
  • Added mood of the state graphic (right track/wrong direction, economic assessments)
  • Added Most Important Issue graphic (state and US)
  • Updated text to reflect September 2010 results
9/15/2010
Polling - .
  • Added generic ballot graphic
Polling - .
  • Added leadership updated leadership approval trends
  • Added Obama approval graphic
9/13/2010
Polling - .
  • Added Gubernatorial results from Septmber 2010 poll
9/10/2010
Polling - .
  • Updated chart style in Presidential Approval feature
Polling - .
  • Updated chart style in Employee Verification feature
8/30/2010
The Constitution - 4.5 Mode of Amendment (Article XVII)
  • Updated and redesigned "Comparing turnout in constitutional elections"
7/30/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Updated and redesigned "Race and Ethnicity in the Texas Legislature, 1937-2009"
6/10/2010
Polling - .
  • Added text and figures on imigration items, SBOE items, and marijuana item.
Polling - .
  • Added text and figure on "Texas as a model" item from May 2010.
Texas Political Culture - .
  • Added feature and text using survey data related to "Texas as a model for other states
Texas Political Culture - .
  • Added feature and text using survey data related to "Texas government as a model for other states."
6/7/2010
Polling - .
  • Added text and features for May 2010 health care items.
6/1/2010
Polling - .
  • Section updated with text and graphics from May 2010 poll.
5/28/2010
Polling - .
  • Updated to reflect May 2010 results
Polling - .
  • Chart and text updated to reflect May 2010 results.
Polling - .
  • Chart and text updated to reflect May 2010 results.
Polling - .
  • Text and features updated, including SBOE item results
5/27/2010
Polling - .
  • Data files for May 2010 added
5/24/2010
Polling - .
  • New electoral match ups added
  • Graphic of gubernatorial preference results added
5/23/2010
Interest Groups - .
  • fixed broken links
5/12/2010
Speaker Series
  • Added Richard Murray video clips
4/19/2010
Polling - .
  • Added Feb poll files, including codebook
4/2/2010
Speaker Series
  • Added video from March 11 event.
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • Added video clips from March 11 Speaker Series event
  • Modified text to mention 2010 primary results
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 8.0 Polling and Campaigns
  • Added link to polling section
3/8/2010
The Justice System - .
  • fixed broken link
The Justice System - 1.2 Looking Ahead
  • fixed broken links
3/4/2010
Speaker Series
  • Revised image, information for March 11 event
Polling - .
  • Retitled section
  • Added information on primary election results
  • Add links to Texas SOS and Texas Tribune results sources
2/23/2010
The Executive Branch - 9.11 Another Balancing Factor: Appointed and Ex-Officio Boards and Commissions
  • Edited text and revised links
  • Added PUC and TABC links to More Info box
Polling - .
  • Corrected national MIP figure
  • Added PID crosstabs to national and state MIP feature
2/19/2010
Polling - .
  • Added updated trends figure
Polling - .
  • Added updated trends figure
Polling - .
  • Added charts for gay marriage results
  • Added charts for death penalty results
  • Added charts for gambling results
  • Added charts for "Texas as model for government"
2/16/2010
Polling - 3.0 Assessments of Political Leaders: October, 2009
  • Added approval charts reflecting February 2010 polling
  • Added text description of February 2010 polling
The Executive Branch - .
  • updated information on Secretary of State
The Executive Branch - .
  • fixed image
Polling - .
  • Updated text
2/15/2010
Polling - .
  • Added "Mood of the State" charts reflecting Feb 2010 survey
Polling - .
  • Updated text with October 2009 results
Polling - .
  • Added additional charts
  • Added date file
  • Added overall summary
  • Added all crosstabs
2/12/2010
Polling - .
  • Added February 2010 poll results
Polling - .
  • Added methodological notes for February 2010 poll
2/11/2010
The Executive Branch - .
  • fixed section link
2/5/2010
The Executive Branch - .
  • fixed link to a photo
2/3/2010
Polling - .
  • Cleaned up crosstabs file for June survey posted
2/2/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
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The Legislative Branch - .
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The Legislative Branch - .
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The Legislative Branch - .
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2/1/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
  • fixed feature title
1/28/2010
Polling - .
  • Sections and subsections reorganized
1/27/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
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1/26/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
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1/20/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
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1/19/2010
The Legislative Branch - .
  • fixed broken link
1/13/2010
Polling - .
  • Universal health care support chart with party and ideology breakdowns
  • Public option support chart with party and ideology breakdowns
12/15/2009
The Justice System - 3.5 Supreme Courts - Court of Criminal Appeals and Texas Supreme Court
  • Added video of Chief Justice Wallace Jefferson on procedure related to Exxon v. Emerald
The Justice System - 4.0 Judicial Selection, Qualifications and Performance
  • Added video of Chief Justice Wallace Jefferson discussing judicial elections
12/4/2009
Texas Political Culture - 5.1 Settlement and Population Characteristics
  • Updated text
  • Added Census link to More Info box
12/3/2009
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Retitled section
  • Added existing features to page
12/2/2009
The Executive Branch - 1.0 Introduction
  • Added links to Handbook of Texas on division
  • Added link to Joint Resolution on Annexation (1845)
  • Edits to text
12/1/2009
The Legislative Branch - 2.1 Legislative Sessions
  • fixed broken link
Polling - .
  • Edited language
  • Added Shaw podcast
11/25/2009
Polling - .
  • Added Redistricting graphic
  • Added CHIP graphic
Polling - .
  • Added Shaw podcast methods interview
  • Added link to Doug Rivers paper
11/17/2009
Polling - .
  • Added files for national Money and Politics poll.
Texas Political Culture - .
  • Add video excerpt featuring Christy Hoppe.
Polling - .
  • Added Money and Politics poll documents
11/9/2009
Polling - .
  • fixed link to a photograph
Polling - .
  • Added crosstab files for October, 2009
11/6/2009
Polling - .
  • Consolidated survey data files and results
11/2/2009
Political Parties
  • fixed broken link
11/1/2009
The Executive Branch
  • posted new video
10/27/2009
Political Parties - .
  • fixed broken link
10/21/2009
Polling - .
  • fixed broken links
Political Parties
  • fixed broken links
Political Parties - .
  • fixed grammatical error
10/19/2009
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - .
  • added Norma Chavez video
Texas Political Culture - .
  • added Norma Chavez video
Interest Groups - .
  • added Jack Gullahorn video
9/21/2009
Voting, Campaigns and Elections - 7.0 Political Campaigns
  • Added slide show feature with images from Hutchison event with Perry activities outside.
9/15/2009
The Legislative Branch - .
  • fixed error in video
The Legislative Branch - .
  • posted new video
The Legislative Branch - .
  • Fixed broken links in feature The Partisan Composition of the Texas Legislature, 1939-2007
The Legislative Branch - .
  • posted new video
Political Parties - .
  • updated text to reflect current party balance in the house
  • changed identification of Speaker of the House to reflect 2009 Speaker's race
The Constitution - .
  • fixed broken links
  • fixed diacritics
The Constitution - 2.4 The Confederate Constitution of 1861
  • fixed typo in "more info" box
The Constitution - 3.1 State Constitutions
  • fixed broken links
The Constitution - .
  • fixed broken link in more info box
The Constitution - .
  • fixed broken link
9/13/2009
Political Parties - .
  • Revised description of party history in Texas.
1/1/2009
The Executive Branch
  • fixed broken links
The Executive Branch - 1.0 Introduction
  • fixed broken links
The Executive Branch
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The Executive Branch
  • fixed link to a photograph
The Executive Branch
  • fixed broken links
The Executive Branch - 1.0 Introduction
  • fixed broken links
The Executive Branch - 1.0 Introduction
  • Added results and graphics from October survey.
Polling - .
  • Added recession policy graphic
12/31/2006
The Legislative Branch
  • Updated Feature: "Incumbency and Turnover - The Texas Legislature and the U.S. Congress" to include 2013 data.
  • Updated Feature: "Summary of Bills and Resolutions" to reflect summary of 82nd legislative session.
  • Updated Feature: "Bills Passed: Signed or Vetoed" to include 82nd legislative session.
  • Updated Feature: "Legislative Committees of the 83rd Legislature, 2013-2014" to account for 2013 committee assignments.
Speaker Series
  • Added Marc Veasey video from 11/17/2009 event
  • Added excerpts from Bill White appearance
Political Parties - .
  • Edited text to reflect 2010 election results
Polling - .
  • Text updated to reflect October, 2011 results.
  • Features updated with figures from October, 2011
  • Trend features updated.
Polling - .
  • Added October 2012 graphic

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