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Texas Sues Over Federal Airline Mask Mandate

Texas Sues Over Federal Airline Mask Mandate

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, alongside the Texas Public Policy Foundation and U.S. Rep Beth Van Duyne (R–Irving), is suing the Biden administration for its illegal mask mandate for airlines and airports.  Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s...
Texas Ranks 6th on State Election Integrity Scorecard

Texas Ranks 6th on State Election Integrity Scorecard

Texans are used to being No. 1, but a new scorecard of state election integrity laws ranks Texas sixth in the nation based on its practices for ensuring elections are fair, honest, and secure. The Election Integrity Scorecard created by the conservative Heritage...
Parent Movement Reignites School Choice Debate

Parent Movement Reignites School Choice Debate

A surging parent movement has reignited a national debate over who controls kids’ education, making school choice a hot topic again among Texas parents, policymakers, and politicians. “It’s a great time to be a school choice advocate,” said Corey...
Texans Can Eliminate Their Property Tax Problem

Texans Can Eliminate Their Property Tax Problem

Texans are being crushed by rising property taxes, but a conservative think tank has a plan to eliminate most property taxes—something Republican primary voters will weigh in on next month. A panel of experts talked about reducing the burden on overtaxed Texans at the...
New Election Integrity Project Launches in Texas

New Election Integrity Project Launches in Texas

Texans have a new weapon in the fight against election fraud. This week, Texas Public Policy Foundation launched an initiative aimed at combating corruption in the voting process—a concern for Texas voters throughout the state. “Election integrity is a vital matter...
Texas Ramps Up Fight for Election Integrity

Texas Ramps Up Fight for Election Integrity

Texans demanding more action to tackle voter fraud gained a new ally last week: the state’s top policy institute. On Friday, Texas Public Policy Foundation announced it is launching an initiative to combat election fraud in 2020. The news came on the final day of the...
Texans Demand Policies That Foster Prosperity

Texans Demand Policies That Foster Prosperity

Texas has long been the beacon of liberty, prosperity, and innovation for America and the world, and one of the state’s leading policy research institutes has a plan to keep it that way. The Texas Public Policy Foundation’s “Texas Prosperity Promise” outlines policy...