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Anti-LGBT Lawmakers Unveil Slew of ‘Religious Freedom’ Bills Despite Business Concerns

by | Thu, Feb 16, 2017 at 11:02 CST
A conservative member warned of a 'public fight' if House leadership tries to kill discriminatory legislation.
Opposition to Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance in November. by

Laws Of Unintended Consequences

Opponents claim religious freedom proposals could open the door to Sharia law, faith-based abortions and cost Houston the 2017 Super Bowl.

Two proposed religious freedom amendments to the Texas Constitution could lead to more than just anti-LGBT discrimination, according to legal experts. ...Read More