Six Essential Facts About Senate Bill 6 (Texas Privacy Act)

The Texas Privacy Act (Senate Bill 6) gives Texas Legislators the opportunity to stand up for common-sense values and defend Texas’ culture of business freedom. We offer these six important facts about SB 6 in the interest of thoughtful analysis and a well-rounded public discourse. SB 6 protects the privacy and safety of our schoolchildren. Our...

Texas Values applauds Texas Supreme Court in taking up Same-Sex Benefits Case

Austin, TX – The Texas Supreme Court agreed this morning to grant full review for a case from a lower appellate court on the issue of taxpayer...

Charlie Brown Christmas Poster Restored in Texas School

Today, Ms. Dedra Shannon put back up her Christmas poster after a judge in Bell County Texas ruled that she could, along with the text, “Ms....

The Left’s War on Women Coming to Texas Bathrooms

This week marked the start of pre-filing bills for the upcoming 2017 Texas Legislative Session. And to no surprise, the radical Left is already continuing its...
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Pro-life Success, Marriage and Religious Freedom Updates

May 29, 2015
Pro-Life Judicial Bypass Reform Passes, Insurance Reform Dies

An important pro-life bill supported by Texas Values Action, HB 3994 sponsored by Rep. Geanie Morrison and Sen. Charles Perry, passed the Texas Senate this week. The bill has a final procedural step in the House and then will be headed to Governor Abbott’s desk to be signed. HB 3994 gives pregnant minors and parents protections from the broken judicial bypass system that allows minors to seek permission from a judge to undergo secret abortions without any parental involvement. Current Texas Law requires both parental consent and notice before an elective abortion, but pregnant minors may get permission from a judge to undergo the abortion without any parental involvement. The abortion industry and activist pro-abortion lawyers have been abusing this judicial bypass process and exploiting parental rights. The bill would close these harmful loopholes and better protect pregnant minors. Read more.

Unfortunately, another important pro-life bill, SB 575, failed to be taken up for a vote in the Texas House this week, killing the bill. SB 575 would have brought pro-life reform to the Texas insurance market by removing automatic coverage for abortion from health insurance plans to ensure Texans’

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Support Texas Privacy Act, SB 6

Texas Senator Lois Kolkhorst has filed the Texas Privacy Act, SB 6, to protect the privacy, safety and dignity of Texans in bathrooms, locker rooms, and other intimate facilities in all government buildings, including public schools. The Texas Privacy Act ensures common sense—men and boys should not be in girls’ locker rooms and bathrooms. Contact your State Senator and ask them to support the Texas Privacy Act and sign on as a sponsor.
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Support Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban

The Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban outlaws the barbaric and inhumane procedure that ends the life of a living, conscious preborn child by ripping him or her from limb to limb. The goal of this violent procedure, like other abortion procedures, is to deliberately end human life. This gruesome procedure has already been banned in seven states. Ask your State Senator and State Representative to sign on as a co-author to the Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban.
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Thank AG Ken Paxton for Protecting Texas Children

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a lawsuit to stop Obama's dangerous federal directive which seeks to force Texas public schools to allow boys to go into girls' showers, locker rooms, and bathrooms. Thank General Paxton for standing up to the Obama Administration's dangerous edict and for protecting the privacy and safety of Texas children!
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Tell Target Your Concerns Over Allowing Men into Women's Bathrooms

Target has announced they now invite men that 'identify' as women to use women’s bathrooms and dressing rooms in their stores across the county. Target's policy will be responsible for placing the safety of women and children at in their stores in jeopardy. Take action and share your concerns with Target.
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Trump Rescinds Obama Public School Bathroom Rules

Feb 23, 2017
The Trump Administration rescinded today a set of Obama-era guidelines which put...

University Distances Itself from TAB’s Unauthorized Use of Student Data

Feb 21, 2017
The Texas Association of Business is again in trouble on the bathroom...

Texas Lawmakers Roll Out Religious Liberty Legislation

Feb 15, 2017
Texas Legislators gathered at the Capitol this afternoon to showcase key bills...

Bathroom Falsehoods Exposed by Liberal Media

Feb 7, 2017
Citing a “Mostly False” rating by PolitiFact, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and...

Bathroom Policy Ruling: Dripping Springs ISD Must Turn Over Documents

Jan 30, 2017
Attorney General Sides with Parents in Dripping Springs Attorney General Ken Paxton...