Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Texas’ leading “school choice” proponent, got the House floor vote on vouchers he demanded — but not his desired result. School choice, plus rules on issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, are among the issues to watch this week in the Texas Legislature.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Texas’ leading “school choice” proponent, got the House floor vote on vouchers he demanded — but not his desired result. School choice, plus rules on issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, are among the issues to watch this week in the Texas Legislature. Eric Gay AP archives
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, Texas’ leading “school choice” proponent, got the House floor vote on vouchers he demanded — but not his desired result. School choice, plus rules on issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, are among the issues to watch this week in the Texas Legislature. Eric Gay AP archives

Dan Patrick gets House vote on school vouchers but opposite result he wanted

April 09, 2017 6:18 PM

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    At Martin High School in Laredo, Texas on Oct. 5, 2017, students were treated to Conjunto music from an all-student band. Students come down from the bleachers to dance to to the music. See the footage from the pep rally that was captured by the school's principal. One of his clips has over 400,000 views.