Sen. Menéndez's filibuster effectively kills city annexation bill

Published: 29/05/2017
Sen. Menéndez's filibuster effectively kills city annexation bill
Source: WWW.TEXASTRIBUNE.ORG

Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. State Sen. José Menéndez killed a controversial bill dealing with city annexations overnight after he filibustered for more than two hours late Sunday and ran out the legislative clock. He and other urban Texas Democrats opposed the legislation because a provision allowing land use regulations around some military bases had been

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