Texas Legislature Stories


Bill Aims to Protect Communities of Color from Polluting Concrete Facilities

by | Tue, Apr 25, 2017 at 16:09 CST
Senator Borris Miles’ bill requires concrete crushing facilities to be located at least 440 yards away from parks and playgrounds.
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