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Watch Live: Opening Day For The Texas House Of Representatives

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Gabriel C. Pérez
Socially distanced seating inside the Texas House Chamber.

Note: This livestream will be active only during legislative business.

Representatives convened at noon for the first day of the 87th Texas Legislative Session.

New representatives will be sworn in. One of the first orders of business will be electing a new speaker of the house, which is expected to be Rep. Dade Phelan, R-Beaumont.

Watch the Texas Senate livestream here.