Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick released the appointments of 14 senate committee assignments.
Texas lawmakers will start the 84th Legislative Session with a surplus of 7-point-5 billion dollars, bringing the total they can legally spend over the next two years to around 113 billion dollars.
Republican Greg Abbott has been elected Texas governor in a decisive victory over Democrat Wendy Davis.
Democratic candidate for Texas governor, Wendy Davis, made a campaign stop in Wichita Falls on Saturday.
On Saturday, Republican candidate for governor, Greg Abbott, visited his home town of Wichita Falls and visited with residents.
Members of the Wichita County Democratic party hit the neighborhoods on Saturday encouraging people to vote.
A Wichita Falls Native announced his candidacy to be the next Governor of the state of Texas.
Current Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced Sunday that he wants to be Texas' next governor.
The next possible Governor of Texas could originally be from Wichita Falls.