The top local stories this evening from the KERA Newsroom:The Texas House passed its version of the state budget Wednesday afternoon. That came after legislators spent 17 hours debating into the wee hours of the morning.
After a marathon 17-hour debate, the Texas House gave tentative approval to its version of a new state budget this morning.Texas Tribune executive editor Ross Ramsey tells KERA’s Sam Baker the $210-billion budget reflects a lot of Gov. Greg Abbott’s priorities.
- Latest chapter of Growing Up After Cancer: After transplant, brothers form unbreakable bond. http://t.co/c0LHGMs6GG via @keranews, 7 hours ago
- Celebrate #NationalPoetryMonth w/ @DallasMuseumArt, Billy Collins & Aimee Mann on 4/11 at Winspear Opera House. http://t.co/DTFljaRJKz, 8 hours ago
- Ever wonder how often Bob Ross painted "happy trees"? There's a graph for that: http://t.co/HyU5aKu7Z8 via @FiveThirtyEight, 13 hours ago