The State of Texas: Government, Politics, and Policy
The State of Texas: Government, Politics, and Policy

The State of Texas: Government, Politics, and Policy

4th Edition
By Sherri Mora and William Ruger
Copyright: 2019
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CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Texas History and Politics 
CHAPTER 2 The American Federal System and the Texas State Constitution
CHAPTER 3 The Texas Legislature 
CHAPTER 4 The Executive Department and the Office of the Governor of Texas 
CHAPTER 5 The Court System in Texas 
CHAPTER 6 The Criminal Justice System in Texas 
CHAPTER 7 Local Governments in Texas 
CHAPTER 8 Public Opinion and the Media in Texas 
CHAPTER 9 Voting and Political Participation in Texas 
CHAPTER 10 Campaigns and Elections in Texas 
CHAPTER 11 Political Parties in Texas 
CHAPTER 12 Interest Groups and Lobbying in Texas 
CHAPTER 13 Public Policy in Texas 
CHAPTER 14 Financing State Government