A Special Session in Chaos

A Special Session in Chaos

This Week’s Episode (7.19.2021) The Texas Senate has passed all of Gov. Greg Abbott’s special session agenda items. In this episode, we give a summary of the past week’s events regarding the House quorum break. The Texas House has remained paralyzed and unable to...
Abbott Signs & Vetoes Bills

Abbott Signs & Vetoes Bills

Governor Abbott Signs & Vetoes Bills In total, Abbott signed 1,034 bills, allowed 105 bills to pass into law without his signature, and vetoed 20 bills. Total list of signed bills (Reference) Notable Second Amendment-related bills signed last week include: SB...
Let the Backroom Deals Begin

Let the Backroom Deals Begin

There are 15 days left in the Texas legislative session.   Impending Legislative Deadlines: (Reference) Saturday, May 22 – Last day House committees can pass out Senate bills or Senate joint resolutions Tuesday, May 25 – Last day the overall House can...