Tag Archives: texas freedom network

States Following Texas’ Lead in Protecting Christmas

December 3, 2013
Update (1-21-14): Tennessee has now also filed a ‘Merry Christmas’ bill. Read more. Update: Oklahoma has now filed a ‘Merry Christmas’ Bill as well. Read more....

Texas School District Dumps Drug-Based Sex Education, Keeps Abstinence

November 16, 2012
Austin, TX, November 16, 2012– Late yesterday, Round Rock I.S.D. became the latest Texas school district to backtrack on a recommendation that the school start teaching...

Moderates, Gay Republican & Professor Lose Big In SBOE Races

May 30, 2012
Topic: Elections , SBOE
In the Texas Republican Primary election yesterday, challengers and “moderate” Republicans took their best shot at conservatives and largely lost, many of them losing by big...

“Under God” License Plate Now Avaliable

April 2, 2012
The “One State Under God” license plate, which features a picture of Calvary Hill, is now available for order online from the Texas Department of Motor...

War on Christmas comes to Henderson County

December 16, 2011
If Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) sounds familiar to you, it’s likely because they are the same atheist group currently behind the attacks on the Tenth...

“Under God” License Plate Debate Continues

December 15, 2011
Update 2: Here is video of the debate on CNN Update 1:  Today’s (12-16) CNN interview has been moved up to 12:00 p.m. Be sure...

“Under God” License Plate Is Mainstream Texas, Period

December 9, 2011
The “One State under God” plate is a reflection of Texas voters and Texas values, as well as Texas’ support for the private religious speech of...

Lobbyist, Gay Republican Highlight Texas SBOE Races For Now

November 21, 2011
Topic: Elections , SBOE
With all 15 State Board of Education (SBOE) seats on the ballot next year, there will be a lot of talk about the SBOE, particularly by...

Texas Higher Education Board Distances Itself from Attack Report on Texas Social Studies Standards

November 11, 2011
Topic: Update
Not So Fast! Just days after a member of academia released a report criticizing isolated parts of the K-12 Texas Social Studies standards adopted last year,...

Catch Liberty Institute at the Texas Tribune Festival on Sunday debating the SBOE

September 23, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Liberty Institute’s Director of Legislative Affairs, Jonathan Saenz will speak this weekend at the Texas Tribune Festival.  The Festival is a weekend of debate, discussion and...