Topic: Religious Liberty

President Obama Refuses Religious Protection, Signs LGBT Executive Order

July 21, 2014
July 21, 2014 – Today, President Obama bypassed Congress and signed an executive order that threatens churches, religious organizations, and nonprofits by forcing them to essentially...

Texas Values Praises Religious Freedom Victory for Hobby Lobby

June 30, 2014
June 30, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court released its historic decision in the Hobby Lobby case opposing Obamacare’s HHS mandate (Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores,...

Supporting Freedom: The truth about ‘Reparative Therapy” in the RPT Platform

June 10, 2014
The media’s pro-LGBT bias is raising its ugly head once again. The mainstream media and pro-homosexual activists have been up in arms over the platform language...

U.S. Supreme Court Prayer Ruling is Tremendous Victory for Religious Liberty

May 6, 2014
April 6, 2013 – Texas Values applauded the U.S. Supreme Court for its decision yesterday in Town of Greece v. Galloway upholding the constitutionality of legislative...

Religious Freedom, Free Speech Threatened by Houston’s LGBT Ordinance

April 25, 2014
Proposed Ordinance is a Threat to Christians, Private Sector in Houston Houston Mayor Annise Parker, who is an open lesbian, has announced a proposed wide-reaching LGBT...

Update on Good Friday School Attendance Controversy

April 22, 2014
It came to our attention last week that many Texas school districts, including several in the DFW and Houston areas, made Good Friday an official makeup...

Good Friday Controversy in Public School Erupts

April 17, 2014
April 17, 2013 – Texas law says that Texas children are “excused” from public school attendance for observing a religious holy day, such as Good Friday.  However,...

What Christian Photographer Case Says About Future of Religious Liberty

April 10, 2014
This week, the U.S Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal in the Elane Photography case. The case concerns a Christian photographer who was told by...

Texas Values Supports Religious Freedom of Hobby Lobby, Conestoga Woods

March 25, 2014
SCOTUS Must Uphold First Amendment Rights for All March 25, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Hobby Lobby and Conestoga...

Lies and Distortion in Arizona Threaten Religious Liberty

February 27, 2014
You have probably heard that Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) has vetoed a Religious Freedom Bill, SB 1062. In doing so, she has caved to the...