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TFR Endorses Yancy in HD14 Special Election

Today, Texans for Fiscal Responsibility endorsed Bob Yancy in his bid for Texas House District 14. Yancy is running in the special election to fill the seat left vacant by Representative Fred Brown’s retirement at the end of the legislature’s last meeting.

By |October 24, 2011
Schwertner Receives TFR Endorsement

Charles Schwertner today was endorsed by Texans for Fiscal Responsibility in his run for the Texas Senate in 2012. The freshman state representative was noted for his strong performance on the Fiscal Responsibility Index.

By |October 20, 2011
Paxton Earns TFR SD8 Endorsement

Texans for Fiscal Responsibility today announced the endorsement of State Rep. Ken Paxton in his race for Senate District 8. The senate seat is open following the announcement by incumbent Sen. Florence Shapiro that she will not seek reelection in 2012.

By |October 12, 2011
2011 Constitutional Amendments

On November 8th, 2011, Texans will have the opportunity to vote on 10 proposed amendments to the state’s constitution. Texans for Fiscal Responsibility offers our views and recommendations.

By |October 7, 2011
Birdwell Endorsed By TFR

Texans for Fiscal Responsibility endorsed State Sen. Brian Birdwell for re-election in 2012 campaign season. “Sen. Birdwell made a promise to protect the pocketbooks of Texas’ hard-working taxpayers and to put a lid on excessive government spending, and that is exactly what he did,” said Michael Quinn Sullivan, the president of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility. […]

By |July 15, 2011