Fort Worth ISD was already making changes to the parts of the district's trans student guidelines that Texas' GOP leaders say violate state Education Code. Read More
Members of the first-ever LGBT Republican group to sponsor a booth at the convention said Thursday they were receiving a relatively warm welcome. Read More
A secession plank didn't make it into the document, but could make a reappearance on the floor Friday.
The GOP's running with Gov. Greg Abbott's call for a constitutional convention, and has doubled down on anti-LGBTQ planks in this year's proposed platform. Read More
State convention delegates will vote later on whether to approve the change.
Delegates at the state convention must still vote to approve the language concerning therapy that attempts to change sexual orientation. Read More
Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick said that FWISD protections for trans students were "social engineering" attempts that parents should be able to opt out of. Read More
Rockwall may never go down alongside Stonewall in the annals of LGBT history, but Monday’s City Council meeting in the conservative Dallas suburb arguably marked a turning point for transgender rights in Texas. First, nearly 100 LGBT activists gathered outside … Read More
LGBT business advocates fear Texas could take a hit if lawmakers propose a North Carolina-style 'religious liberty' law.
Business and LGBT advocates fear Texas could take an economic hit if lawmakers propose a North Carolina-style 'religious liberty' law. Read More
Texas' new UIL policy, which ties trans students' gender to their birth certificates, is based on nearly ten-year-old case law that may now be outdated. Read More