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Texas Privacy Act (SB 6) Clears Senate! Next Stop: Texas House

By a vote of 21-10, and after an afternoon full of lively debate, the full Texas Senate approved the Texas Privacy Act, SB 6 by Senator...

Senate Committee Passes Texas Privacy Act (SB 6) in 8-1 Vote

In the early hours of Wednesday, March 8, just before 5 a.m., the Texas Senate State Affairs Committee passed the Texas Privacy Act (SB 6), after...

SB 6 Supporters Call For Protecting Privacy in Video Series

March 3, 2017
“It makes me feel very, very uncomfortable,” Shiloh, a fourth grader, said about her elementary school’s recent bathroom policy, which now allows boys into the girls’...

Taxpayers to Court: Uphold Rule of Law on Marriage

March 1, 2017
In the only case of its kind in the nation, attorneys proved to the Texas Supreme Court this morning that city taxpayers are not legally required...

Leading House Republican Seems to be Ok with Letting Men in Girls’ Bathrooms

February 24, 2017
Many Texans were concerned this week when Rep. John Zerwas said he refuses to support the privacy and safety of Texans in public schools and buildings...

Trump Rescinds Obama Public School Bathroom Rules

February 23, 2017
The Trump Administration rescinded today a set of Obama-era guidelines which put young men and boys into bathrooms and locker rooms with little girls in our...

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

February 21, 2017
The Texas Association of Business is again in trouble on the bathroom privacy issue. In a letter, St. Edward’s University (SEU) claimed a Texas Association of...

Texas Lawmakers Roll Out Religious Liberty Legislation

February 15, 2017
Texas Legislators gathered at the Capitol this afternoon to showcase key bills that will defend religious liberty in the Lone Star State. The Rollout of Religious...

FIVE REASONS WHY THE TAB’S REPORT ON THE TEXAS PRIVACY ACT WAS RATED ‘MOSTLY FALSE’

February 13, 2017
A Texas Association of Business report against the Texas Privacy Act (Senate Bill 6) was rated “Mostly False” by the Austin American Statesman’s PolitiFact staff. Key...

Bathroom Falsehoods Exposed by Liberal Media

February 7, 2017
Citing a “Mostly False” rating by PolitiFact, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Sen. Lois Kolkhorst (R-Brenham) hosted a press conference Monday to repudiate bogus claims and...