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The Texas Legislature’s sole Black freshman had big plans for her first session. She ended up mostly playing defense.

State Rep. Jasmine Crockett, D-Dallas, at her desk on the House floor on May 30, 2021. Credit: Jordan Vonderhaar for The Texas Tribune Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. State Rep. Jasmine Crockett, D-Dallas, approaches the Texas House like she does […]