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...

Special Session Requested: Unfinished Business Forces Texas to Need Overtime for Key Issues

While the 85th Legislature regular session made moves on religious liberty and pro-life issues (mainly via amendments), privacy in school restrooms, showers, and locker rooms remains...

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...

VIDEO: Texas Values sets the record straight on Privacy Legislation in Texas House

Our policy analyst, Nicole Hudgens, sets the record straight on the status of privacy legislation in the final days of the 85th Legislature in a Fox 7...

‘More Must Be Done’ As Bathroom Privacy Amendment Does Not Address Problem

After the smoke cleared after Sunday evening, it was obvious the so-called “bathroom amendment” was no SB 6. Not even close. The Texas Values policy and...

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...