Topic: Legislation

What "Schoolhouse Rock" didn't teach you

May 4, 2011
Students in the Key Votes Program are researching, tracking and summarizing legislation on a variety of subjects.

Project Vote Smart's Key Votes program builds knowledge of the legislative process beyond the "Schoolhouse Rock" song on how a bill becomes law.

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Opinion: Closer to universal health care

April 6, 2010
Opinion: Closer to universal health care

Professor Ronald J. Angel in the Department of Sociology analyzes the new health care legislation signed by President Barack Obama. Angel argues the bill "is clearly an improvement over the old system."

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Hogg Foundation Publishes Report on Mental Health Bills from 81st Session

Nov. 17, 2009

The 2009 Legislative Update is the latest in a series of reports published by the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health to inform stakeholders about mental health-related laws considered by the Texas Legislature.

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