The top local stories this evening from KERA News:
In Austin, both the Senate and the House have adjourned, bringing the 85th legislative session to a close. That was expected – the state constitution gives the Legislature exactly 140 days to run a regular session. What wasn’t totally expected was the drama that ramped up as the session was winding down.
- We’ve been following a diverse group of North Texas students since 8th grade as part of our American Graduate project. Kelli Bowdy plans to be a nurse and took special classes through high school to make that happen. She’s aiming for college, but first, KERA’s Bill Zeeble caught up with her getting ready for the prom, surrounded by her family.
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