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Values Voters Send Strong Message in Primary, Important Run-offs to Come

March 5, 2014
Topic: Elections
Yesterday’s Republican Primary Election saw pro-family conservative voters and the tea party send a strong message in race after race across Texas. With Greg Abbott easily...

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...

Lt. Gov. Dewhurst Says Boy Scouts Should Stand Firm, Uphold Homosexuality Policy

March 20, 2013
Austin, TX, March 20, 2013 –Today, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst officially signed his name to a letter urging the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) to hold...

Texas Conservatives Turn Up The Heat in Runoff Election

August 3, 2012
Topic: Elections , Update
On a sweltering and rare July election day, conservatives and grassroots tea party activists turned up the heat in the GOP Primary Runoff, providing a night...

Strong Showing For Conservatives, Important Runoffs To Come

May 31, 2012
Topic: Elections , Update
The long awaited primary election finally arrived on Tuesday, and conservatives in the Texas House and Senate primary races had a strong night. Yet, with a...

U.S. Senate, Texas SBOE Getting Attention On Election Day

May 29, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE , Update
Today is election day and while most of the focus is on the U.S. Senate seat, the Texas State Board of Education, particularly the Republican primary...

U.S. Senate Race Heating Up With Key Endorsements

May 12, 2012
Topic: Elections , Update
The race for Texas’ next U.S. Senator heated up this week as Sarah Palin announced an endorsement of Ted Cruz; while ads have filled the airwaves...

U.S. Senate Candidate Forum Was A Great Success

August 1, 2011
Topic: Elections , Update
On Saturday, Liberty Institute participated in the Tour of Texas Senate Candidate Forum in Austin.  Our own Jonathan Saenz was 1 of 3 panelists asking questions to...

Texas Special Session Update: Day 2-More Bills Filed, Congressional Redistricting Added to “Call”

June 1, 2011
Topic: Update
Gov. Perry has added Congressional redistricting to the list of items to get done during this first Special Session, as expected.  See the propsed Solomons-Seliger (Plan...

Texas Sonogram Bill Receives Final Passage, Headed to Gov. Perry’s Desk for Signature

May 5, 2011
Topic: Pro-Life , Update
Today, the Texas House voted to “concur” with the Senate to pass the sonogram Bill.  That is the final legislative step.  The sonogram bill now will be sent...