Tag Archives: ACLU

Texas Senate Committee Holds Religious Liberty Hearing

February 17, 2016
Today, the Texas Senate State Affairs Committee held a public hearing on religious liberty as state leaders, including Lt. Gov. Patrick, have expressed concerns about the...

States Following Texas’ Lead in Protecting Christmas

December 3, 2013
Update (5-8-14): Louisiana and South Carolina have passed ‘Merry Christmas’ Bills in their respective state houses. Read about Louisiana here. Read about South Carolina here. Update...

Planned Parenthood, ACLU Sue Texas Over Pro-Life Law

October 10, 2013
Topic: Pro-Life
Planned Parenthood and the ACLU have filed a federal lawsuit against Texas’ recently passed Pro-Life Omnibus law (HB 2). The historic pro-life bill, passed with Texas...

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...

A Stand for Religious Liberty at God and Country Rally

February 23, 2012
On a cold and wet morning this past Saturday, hundreds of Texans packed the Lakewood Church of the Nazarene in Tyler, TX to take a stand...

Rally for “God and Country” this Saturday

February 14, 2012
In case you haven’t noticed, your religious freedoms are under attack. From the Obama administration’s HHS mandating that Catholic institutions and other religious organizations must provide abortifacents and...

Liberty Institute arguing “Candy Cane Case”: Implications for First Amendment Rights of 41 Million School Children and Parents

May 18, 2011
On Monday, May 23, all seventeen judges on the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, will hear oral arguments in a case that...

Protect the Texas State Board of Education From ACLU and Texas Freedom Network, Oppose SB 1348 on Senate Floor Today: Call Your Senator Now!

April 28, 2011
Topic: SBOE , Update
Texas State Board of Education in jeopardy. SB 1348, by Democrat Senator Leticia Van De Putte, is on the Senate Floor Calendar today and could be...

Houston Chronicle, Liberals “Crying” Over Another Loss at State Board of Education

September 28, 2010
Topic: SBOE , Update
Houston Chronicle/San Antonio Express News Editorial Board and Austin liberals, face it, you’re not mainstream and you don’t speak for “mainstream” Texans.  That’s why your narrow...

Social Studies Update: Professor Wants Neil Armstrong & Alexander Graham Bell Out, Pro-Abortion Group (NOW) In

April 22, 2010
Topic: SBOE , Update
Click here for link to update social studies standards released last week as voted on and approved, 10-5 (10 Republicans v. 5 Democrats), by the Texas State...