State Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, right, seen here at the state Capitol with House Rep. Paul Workman, R-Austin, has filed seven of 18 bills related to school finance in the Texas Legislature this coming session.
State Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, right, seen here at the state Capitol with House Rep. Paul Workman, R-Austin, has filed seven of 18 bills related to school finance in the Texas Legislature this coming session. Rodolfo Gonzalez AP archives
State Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, right, seen here at the state Capitol with House Rep. Paul Workman, R-Austin, has filed seven of 18 bills related to school finance in the Texas Legislature this coming session. Rodolfo Gonzalez AP archives