Topic: Texas Legislature

Texas Legal Experts Agree: Religious Freedom Protection Needed, Abortion Argument Meritless

April 15, 2013
Today the supporters of the Texas Religious Freedom Amendment, SJR 4, overwhelmed the Senate State Affairs committee in support of needed religious freedom protection.  Leading legal...

Religious Freedom Amendment in Senate Committee

April 13, 2013
The Senate version of the Texas Religious Freedom Amendment, SJR 4 by Senator Campbell, has been scheduled for a committee hearing on Monday, April 15 in the...

Defend Preborn Children, Support the Texas Preborn Pain Bill

April 10, 2013
The Texas Preborn Pain Bill would establish a state interest in protecting preborn children who can feel pain. HB 2364, filed by State Rep. Jodie Laubenburg...

Constitutional Experts Support Texas Religious Freedom Amendment

April 9, 2013
A group of distinguished religious liberty and constitutional experts have released a letter in support of the Texas Religious Freedom Amendment (HJR 110 and SJR 4): We have...

Austin ISD To Offer Homosexual Benefits, Support HB 1568 to Protect Marriage and Taxpayers

April 8, 2013
Austin ISD, under the direction of Superintendent Meria Carstarphen, has announced that the district would join Pflugerville ISD in beginning to offer same-sex domestic partnership benefits. Late...

Texas Religious Freedom Amendment in Committee Today – Take Action

April 3, 2013
Update: The Texas Religious Freedom Amendment, HJR 110, was heard in the House State Affairs Committee yesterday and has been left pending. It is very important...

Planned Parenthood Sex Ed Ban, Merry Christmas Bills in Committee Today

Today, two important bills will have hearings in the Public Education Committee of the Texas House. The Texas Parental Control Accountability Act, HB 1057 authored by...

Texas Religious Freedom Amendment Gaining Momentum

March 28, 2013
One of the most important bills highlighted at the Faith and Family Day was the Texas Religious Freedom Amendment (SJR 4 and HJR 110). Bill authors...

Texans Take A Stand for Faith and Family

March 28, 2013
On Tuesday, Texans from across the state joined together at the Texas Capitol to take a stand for faith and family.  Hundreds of Texans rallied at...

Legislation Would Strengthen Marriage, Protect Children

March 14, 2013
Reforming divorce to better protect marriage, children, and taxpayers is a key issue facing the Texas Legislature this session. Our current state laws allows one spouse...