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Democrats’ Latest Move to Disarm Citizens

Harris County officials hosted a fifth gun buyback event on Saturday, collecting more than 500 firearms from residents. To read the full article by Emily Medeiros, click here.

10/24/23 The 14 Constitutional Amendments on the Ballot
10/24/23 The 14 Constitutional Amendments on the Ballot

In this special edition, we explain the constitutional amendment proposals Texans will find on their ballot, and what grassroots organizations are saying about them.
Check out our roundup of analysis and recommendations here: https://texasscorecard.com/state/november-ballot-voting-recommendations-round-up/

10/23/23 RECORD-BREAKING Illegal Border Crossings
10/23/23 RECORD-BREAKING Illegal Border Crossings

-Border Patrol reports a record number of encounters with illegal border crossers
-House’s weakened school choice proposal is drawing criticism
-Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson started Republican Mayors Association


Texas Senate is Off to the Races

-Senate makes quick work of the special session items, while House dawdles.
-Greg Abbott pushes for school choice.
-Austin schools caught using CRT.

Don’t Ask Questions

-Speaker Dade Phelan bans lawmaker from asking questions.
-House Chairman wants to apologize for Paxton impeachment.
-Bonds and debt on the November ballot.

Dade Phelan Defends Democrats

-Texas Speaker Dade Phelan defends placing Democrats in leadership positions.
-Lawmaker files resolution for House to officially apologize to Attorney General Ken Paxton for impeachment.
-Greg Abbott appoints a Democrat to serve as DA.

The Texas House is Doing Nothing

-While the Senate moves quickly on special session items, the Texas House is stagnant.
-Will Hurd drops out of presidential race, endorses Nikki Haley.
-Mexican president attacks Texas for additional truck inspections.

Dan Patrick Says Dade Phelan Should RESIGN

-Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick takes his criticism of Speaker Dade Phelan to a new level as the third special session begins.
-Attorney General Ken Paxton files criminal complaints against House members who doxxed him
-Constitutional amendment election is on the horizon.


A State Agency Goes Woke

Soli Rice details her latest investigation into the Texas Department of Transportation, which has been using...

Harris County Election Failure

Harris County Election Failure

Jane Nelson and the secretary of state’s office is under fire this week from Harris County Judge candidate Alex Mealer and many local Republicans who are furious that the county’s election audit is not taking place.