"Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed about 1,200 bills this year, wrapping up Texas lawmaking until officials reconvene in 2017.
A good deal of those new laws kick in on Sept. 1, the typical near-term start date for legislation passed in a regular session."
Live events have evolved from an added revenue stream for media companies to a whole new style of storytelling.
Just as an article or a gallery of photos can shine a light on an issue for the public, so can these in-person gatherings.