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Elizabeth Byrne is a reporting fellow at The Texas Tribune, where she covers health and human services issues. She is a junior at Northwestern University, where she studies journalism and sociology. Elizabeth previously served as the Summer Editor in Chief and Campus Editor for The Daily Northwestern, where she covered local and campus news. If she's not in the newsroom, then she's enjoying the outdoors or searching for the perfect mac and cheese.

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This session's biggest mental health bill got killed on a technicality — then resurrected

Senate Bill 10, focused on connecting children to mental health services, was knocked out of contention with a parliamentary maneuver Tuesday night but was revived as an amendment to another bill hours later. It's one of several measures the state's GOP leaders championed in the wake of the deadly shooting last year at Santa Fe High School.

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