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Texas Governor Promotes School Choice Week

Gov. Greg Abbott is continuing to double down on his support for school choice legislation, as National School Choice Week is recognized across the country. It’s National #SchoolChoiceWeek. Parents know what is best for their children’s education. This session, we...

Democrat Lawmaker Opposes Ban on Chinese Ownership of Texas Land

Democrat State Rep. Gene Wu of Houston called for citizens to oppose legislation that would ban foreign entities from purchasing land in Texas. At Houston’s Chinese Community Center last week, Wu claimed that State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst’s (R–Brenham) legislation would...

Legislation Filed to ‘Rein in’ Rogue District Attorneys

Two Texas lawmakers are teaming up to rein in rogue district attorneys who refuse to enforce the law. State Rep. David Cook (R–Mansfield) and State Sen. Tan Parker (R–Flower Mound) partnered together to file House Bill 1350 and Senate Bill 378, which would permit the...

Abbott Quietly Renews COVID Disaster Declaration

Despite growing pressure to end his COVID state of emergency declaration, Gov. Greg Abbott has quietly extended the order for another 30 days. The latest extension makes it 1,046 days that Texas has been in a state of emergency over the virus. First issued in March...