Monthly Archives: June 2011

Liberty Institute Statement on 82nd Legislative Session End: Life, Liberty Proctected With Some Exceptions

June 30, 2011
The Texas Legislature adjourned sine die the special session, and presumably concludes its official legislative work for the 82nd Texas Legislative Session.  Highlights of the session include...

Tx House Still Working-Last Day of Special Session

June 29, 2011
Topic: Update
Liberty Institute Statement on ending of 82nd Texas Legislative Session.LibertyInstituteStmtTxSessionWrap HB 79, omnibus judiciary bill just passed.  Motion to bring TSA/”anti-groping” bill just passed.  We’ll see if...

Pro-Life House Members Statement on SB 7 Passage

June 28, 2011
Topic: Update
Pro-Life House Members Statement on Passage of SB7

Liberty Institute Statement on SB 7 Passage, Planned Parenthood Funding Cut

June 27, 2011
Topic: Update
Texas Legislature Strikes At Taxpayer Funding of Planned Parenthood: Liberty Institute Applauds Passage of Pro-life, Fiscally Responsible Bill AUSTIN, Texas, June 27, 2011 – Earlier today,...

Call Now, Vote Is Today to Defund Planned Parenthood! Live Blogging

June 27, 2011
Topic: Update
  Statement on passage of SB 7 and other efforts to cut funding to Planned Parenthood. LibertyInstituteStatmentSB7 Update:  SB 7 passes Texas House 96-48.  Now Senate...

Special Session Video Update

June 24, 2011
Topic: Update , Videos
Video update from inside the Texas House Chamber on the final days of the Special Session.  Important updates on SB 7 and the efforts to defund...

SB 7 Improved, Defund Planned Parenthood Vote is Monday! Call Today!

June 24, 2011
Topic: Update
SB 7 Improved, Defund Planned Parenthood Vote is Monday! Call your Texas State Senator and House member today to support SB 7, to defund Planned Parenthood!...

SB 7, With Pro-Life Provisions, Could Get House Vote Today

June 21, 2011
Topic: Update
There is some background discussion that SB 7 will come up for a vote in the Texas House, today.  Rep. Zerwas is the House author and...

Update: “Anti-Groping” Bill added to the special session call.

June 20, 2011
Topic: Update
Update: Governor Perry has added the “Anti-Groping” Bill to the special session call. Tx House Member Makes Strong Request for Gov. Perry to Add “Anti-Groping”Bill to...