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Who Decides What Texas Kids Read in School?

Who Decides What Texas Kids Read in School?

When COVID closures prompted parents across Texas to take a closer look at what their kids read in school, many were shocked at what they found: books with sexually explicit content and images that clearly fit the definition of obscenity. Parents were also appalled...
A Not-So-Republican Caucus Chairman

A Not-So-Republican Caucus Chairman

For almost two decades, Republicans have controlled all statewide offices and both chambers of the Texas Legislature. Despite this reality and campaign promises to the contrary, legislative priorities of the Republican Party of Texas have repeatedly been ignored....
Pornography Amendment Stalls Rural Broadband Bill

Pornography Amendment Stalls Rural Broadband Bill

Priority legislation of Gov. Greg Abbott to expand rural broadband internet has hit a roadblock, as the two chambers of the Legislature are split over how to deal with pornography. Earlier this year when House Bill 5 by State Rep. Trent Ashby (R–Lufkin) was brought to...