Category Archives: Houston campaign and election law

“Law at center of early ed petition drive remains fuzzy”

The Chronicle’s Kiah Collier takes a look at the odd legal questions related to this petition drive. ¬†Harris County Judge Ed Emmett has said he’ll announce in a press conference Monday (the deadline) whether he will put it on the ballot. ¬†Both he and Sen. Dan Patrick have requested opinions from the Attorney General related to this question, and I’m not sure if an answer is supposed to be forthcoming before Monday.