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LGBT-Backed Business Group Endorses Seliger

LGBT-Backed Business Group Endorses Seliger

The lowest-rated Republican senator – and the only one to not endorse Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s bid for reelection – has received the endorsement of LGBT-backed Texas Association of Business. The group’s support of State Sen. Kel Seliger (R-Amarillo) is certain to...
Texas Press Ignores Facts of Privacy Issues

Texas Press Ignores Facts of Privacy Issues

There’s a huge gap between the Texas media’s view of proposed privacy legislation and the views of the majority of Texans. A recent University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll showed that—after weeks of negative news reports filled with predictions of a statewide economic...
Pastors Present the Toilet Seat Awards

Pastors Present the Toilet Seat Awards

The Texas Privacy Act, Senate Bill 6, received support from every Republican and one Democrat in the Texas Senate, yet despite it being a priority item of the Lt. Gov., it has stalled in the House. To urge movement on the legislation, the Houston Five – a group of...
Texas Senate Quickly Advances Special Session Privacy Act

Patrick Pushes Texas Privacy Act

In a press conference yesterday, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced his latest efforts to pass legislation to keep men out of women’s showers, locker rooms, and bathrooms in advance of the legislation’s first hearing in the Texas Senate. SB 6 by State Sen. Lois Kolkhorst...