Gov. Abbott Calls Special Session including Privacy in Bathrooms

Gov. Also Signs Partial-birth Abortion Ban Into Law Today brought about good news on several fronts, including two issues central to the work being done by...

With 80 House Members Supporting Texas Privacy Bill, Speaker Straus Continues to Block the Will of the People

“You don’t negotiate when you have 80 co-authors,” Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said in a response to the Texas House Friday night. After House Speaker Joe...

Coppell ISD, Home District of House Privacy Bill Author, Allows Boys in Girls’ Bathrooms

While the leadership of the Texas House, including State Affairs Chair Byron Cook, sits on privacy legislation (such as HB 2899), battles over “gender identity” continue...

NCAA Boycott Ends; Time for Texas to Pass SB 6

Following last night’s NCAA men’s basketball final in which the University of North Carolina Tarheels defeated the Gonzaga University Bulldogs, the NCAA announced they will restore...

Repeal-and-Replace of NC Privacy Law (HB 2): Left Furious, State Retains Control

Today, the North Carolina legislature voted to repeal and replace HB 2 in a compromise that doesn’t appear to lead to a violation of women’s and...

Texas Privacy Act (SB 6) Clears Senate! Next Stop: Texas House

By a vote of 21-10, and after an afternoon full of lively debate, the full Texas Senate approved the Texas Privacy Act, SB 6 by Senator...