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Law Enforcement Increasingly Opposed to Abbott’s Agenda

by | Wed, Aug 9, 2017 at 16:51 CST
A cap on property taxes joins a growing list of special session measures opposed by Texas law enforcement.
Kristen Katz and Julie Gavran by

Gun Control Activists Fight to be Heard at Capitol

Opponents of open carry and campus carry say their access to lawmakers has sometimes been limited, even as the most extreme gun activists get meetings with top elected officials.

Opponents of open carry and campus carry say their access to lawmakers has sometimes been limited, even as the most extreme gun activists get meetings with top ...Read More

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

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