May 08, 2007

How many times have we heard some variation on the phrase "The first time in recent memory that this has happened" in connection with the 80th Legislative session? Good thing or bad, it's sure kept the entertainment factor high. Another such incident occurred late last night, when a point or order ruling by Speaker Craddick was overruled by a vote of the membership. As usual, Robert Talton was in the thick of things. See coverage in the Statesman blog here and here, in the El Paso Times blog here and here, the Chron blog here, and multiple posts by the DMN's Karen Brooks - start here and work your way back.

Posted by Charles Kuffner on May 08, 2007 to That's our Lege