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Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick, & Atty. Gen. Paxton: Same-Sex Benefits Case Needs Review

October 28, 2016
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, and Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a joint legal amicus brief in support of petitioners, Houston taxpayers Pastor Jack Pidgeon...

State Hears Testimony Supporting Dignity of Aborted Children

August 5, 2016
Texans Testify: Don’t Throw Babies Out Like Trash On Tuesday, The Texas Department of State Health Services held a hearing on a new rule that ensures...

New Texas Rules to Protect the Dignity of Aborted Children

July 9, 2016
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission issued proposed rules that ensure the bodies of aborted children be treated with dignity through cremation or interment, rather...

Over 8,000 Texans Pray, Commit to Vote at Capitol Rally with Rev. Franklin Graham

April 26, 2016
Today, over 8,000 Texans rallied at the Capitol for Rev. Franklin Graham’s Decision America Tour. Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, and many other state...

Video: Texas Cancels Planned Parenthood Medicaid Contracts

October 20, 2015
Topic: Pro-Life , Videos
Yesterday, the state of Texas moved to cut Planned Parenthood from Medicaid programs. The decision comes after multiple investigations into Planned Parenthood that followed the release of undercover video footage by...

Texas Stops Taxpayer Funding for Planned Parenthood Through Medicaid

October 19, 2015
Austin, TX October 19, 2015-The Texas Health and Human Services Commission Office of Inspector General released a letter of termination today to Planned Parenthood Texas affiliates...

Gov. Abbott Supports Police Dept Placing “In God We Trust” on Patrol Vehicles

October 12, 2015
Topic: Uncategorized
Austin, TX, October 12, 2015 – Today, Gov. Greg Abbott sent a letter to Texas Atty. Gen. Ken Paxton supporting the Childress Police Department’s display of “In...

AG Paxton: Clerks/Judges “Retain Religious Freedoms” On Gay ‘Marriage’

June 28, 2015
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has released his official Attorney General Opinion regarding the “rights of government officials involved with issuing same-sex marriage licenses and conducting...

Gov. Abbott Issues Directive: State Officials Ordered To Respect Religious Freedom on Marriage Beliefs

Austin, TX, June 26, 2015 – Today, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a directive to state agencies and employees, ordering respect for religious freedom following the...

Judge: No Gay ‘Marriage’ in Texas Pending Appeals Court Ruling

December 12, 2014
San Antonio, TX, December 12, 2014 – Federal Judge Orlando Garcia, who earlier this year (February) struck down Texas’ marriage laws, has rejected a request by...