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Lawmaker Who Helped Reform Workers' Comp Announces Retirement

Monday, December 4, 2017 | 151 | 0 | 0 min read

One of the architects behind 2005 workers’ compensation reforms has announced she is retiring from the Texas House after 13 terms. Rep. Helen Giddings Rep. Helen Giddings, D-DeSoto, was first elected in 1992 and is vice chairwoman of the House State Affairs Committee, and also chairs the Texas Legislative Black Caucus. “After much prayer, combined with careful and thoughtful deliberation with my family, I have decided not to seek re-election,” Giddings said in a statement Tuesday reported by the Texas Tribune. “This is obviously a difficult decision and one&n...

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