“Baylor is either highly incompetent or they’re intentionally killing people off. And at this point, I’m thinking they’re intentionally murdering people.”
Seven Republican lawmakers voted with Democrats to allow both the governor and local governments to be able to require the wearing of masks when responding to a pandemic.
Senate Bill 7 now moves to the Texas House for consideration.
Lawmakers have filed bills to prohibit private money from being injected into local government election offices.
“These ‘Integrity Seven’ bills will start a needed discussion to create uniformity to make sure the problems we faced in 2020 will not happen again.”
In his latest executive order, Abbott outlines a process for local governments to reimplement the mandates if hospitalization rates increase.
“The most important thing you can do for election integrity is stop private funding of elections.”
“Constitutionally protected rights do not cease to exist in the midst of a crisis.”
“The decision to leave election law hidden beneath a shroud of doubt is baffling. By doing nothing, we invite further confusion and erosion of voter confidence.”
“We must have trust and confidence in the outcome of our elections. That is why election integrity will be an emergency item this session.”