Monthly Archives: April 2009

Ultrasound Bill Passes Senate, Second Pro-Life Victory of Day!!

April 30, 2009
Topic: Update
Vote was 20-9.  Details coming shortly.  See details of debate below.  Shapleigh amendment to remove informed consent regarding abortion/breast cancer link (which has been in law...

Breaking!! Senate Debating Ultrasound Bill Now! Live Blogging

April 30, 2009
Topic: Update
5:30 Vote coming- 20-9, Passes 5:15: Sen. Davis-“The woman has to sign a statement about the most difficult decision in her life.”  Why is the decision...

Choose Life License Plate Passes Senate, 22-9!! Statement of Free Market Foundation

April 30, 2009
Topic: Update
FMF at Gov. Perry Press Conference Supporting Choose Life License Plate before beginning of 2009 Legislative Session. Today, following the Texas Senate’s vote to pass SB...

Choose Life License Plate Vote-Live Blogging

April 30, 2009
Topic: Update
Official Vote coming  22-9, Choose Life Plate Passes!!! Now we need a big push in the House where we already have support by a majority of...

Press Statement on Infanticide Bill

April 30, 2009
Topic: Update
Free Market Foundation See Texas Republic News story here www.texasrepublicnews.com STATEMENT April 30, 2009 AUSTIN, Texas – A bill that would reduce the crime of infanticide...

Update: Choose Life License Plate Vote Delayed

April 29, 2009
Topic: Update
Just a quick update: the Senate’s vote on the Choose Life license plate has been delayed, to ensure passage. Check back with us for updates!  The...

Infanticide Bill Passes House Committee-I’m Not Kidding, It Really Did

April 28, 2009
Topic: Update
Unbelievable, yes, absolutely unbelievable.   HB 3318 has passed successfully out of the House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee.  HB 3318, by Jessica Farrar (D-Houston), the Infanticide Bill, is...

Action Item! ‘Choose Life’ Plate Could Get Senate Vote This Week! Call your Senator!

April 28, 2009
Topic: Update
The Texas Senate just cleared the way for the full Texas Senate to vote on the “Choose Life” license plate bill, SB 1098!  It could be...

House Member Seeks to Conceal Critical Voting Information: Update from HB 420 Hearing

April 27, 2009
Topic: Update
Update-we testified against this bill. After Rep. Donna Howard said that voters usually have little information about SBOE members, it made my main point easier —...