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Video Outlines Evidence Against Murphy Turner

In advance of two hearings in Bexar County this week, Empower Texans has submitted to the court a video outlining the contradictory statements made by Murphy Turner Associates. The short video, created at the direction of lead counsel Joe Nixon of Beirne, Maynard...

Sullivan & TFR to TEC: ‘Nuts’

Sullivan & TFR to TEC: ‘Nuts’

Texas has lawless agencies and rogue elected officials attempting to regulate the very speech our founding fathers wanted most desperately to protect.

Ethics Commission Votes To Waste Money Fighting Transparency

Ethics Commission Votes To Waste Money Fighting Transparency

At a special meeting in Houston today the Texas Ethics Commission voted to authorize the hiring an outside law firm in their fight to keep audio recordings of an an August hearing secret. At an August "preliminary hearing" into politically-motivated charges filed...

Ethics Commission Fights Transparency

In their fight to keep the doors tightly shut on the operations of their agency, the Austin-based Texas Ethics Commission has announced it will hold a closed-door meeting in Houston on Friday. Their meeting is in regards to a lawsuit filed by Empower Texans demanding...

Murphy Turner & Associates Ordered To Pay $41,000 Bill

A state district judge in Bexar County today ordered Murphy Turner & Associates to pay $41,000 in discovery costs in a trademark infringement case. The lawsuit results from alleged infringement on the Empower Texans name "Texans for Fiscal Responsibility." The suit...