LGBTQ activists like to portray Christians as hateful and discriminatory. But listen to this: Congressional Democrats are trying to pass the "Equality Act" that would shut down organizations who believe in and insist on biblical values – a basic reason for the founding of our country. Its under assault everywhere.
Texas was again recognized with Area Development Magazine's Gold Shovel Award for being the most populous state to attract high-value business investments in 2020, and the $1.1 billion Tesla “Giga-Factory Project" just outside Austin was named Manufacturing Project of the Year.
Decorated veteran, 9/11 Survivor, lifelong conservative and husband & grandfather Brian Birdwell announced his campaign for re-election to the Texas State Senate earlier today. A staff officer at the Pentagon on 9/11, Birdwell has endured 39 operations to rebuild his body.
"This project is still no more 'shovel ready' than it was years ago as they announced construction would begin. They still haven't even filed an application with the Federal Surface Transportation Board," said Cong. Kevin Brady of the proposed High-Speed Rail Project.
To the extent my racism bothers me… actually, wait, who am I kidding? My racism doesn’t bother me. I’ve called them stupid because they ARE stupid, but I had no idea just how much they hated themselves. It just makes them hate them more. So what set me off?
Former Texas Supreme Court Justice Eva Guzman formally launched her candidacy for Texas Attorney General Monday, adding her name to the ballot along side Land Comm. George P. Bush who's also announced his run to challenge embroiled GOP incumbent Ken Paxton
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)joined Fox News’ ‘Fox & Friends’ to discuss the worsening crisis on our southern border and the failure of the Biden-Harris administration to address the dangerous policies that created it.
"As a former educator, I've seen firsthand the impact an education can have. As a Member of Congress, I'll continue to fight for effective programs like this," said Cong. Kay Granger of the TRIO Program to assist students in overcoming academic and financial challenges of college.
The Texas Association of Manufacturers (TAM) congratulated Senator Kelly Hancock for his appointment as Chair of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs and Border Security.
We are America. We can't let that happen. We must investigate and pursue justice, no matter where it leads.
"Texas will always be the leader in defending the 2nd Amendment, which is why we built a barrier around gun rights this session," said Gov. Greg Abbott, signing seven pieces of legislation into law to protect the 2nd Amendment Rights of Texans across the state. "Thank you to the Texas Legislature for getting these bills to my desk," Abbott said. Here's why.
Gov. Abbott stated earlier this week that the Biden Administration’s policies have opened the floodgates for people to enter the U.S. As a result, 2,000 people per day, in three counties of the South Texas McAllen Sector alone, are apprehended while crossing the border. As Gov. Abbott stated earlier this week, the Biden Administration’s policies have opened the floodgates.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), delivered opening remarks criticizing Democrats for their radical legislation that includes protections for partial-birth abortions and taxpayer-funded abortions in order to defend Roe v. Wade.
The Texas unemployment rate declined 0.2% in May to 6.5%, as Texas added 34,400 nonagricultural jobs over the month, making gains in 12 of the last 13 months. Texas has added a total of 804,200 jobs since May 2020, including 34,400 jobs last month.
Earlier this week the Senate unanimously passed a bill declaring Juneteenth a National Holiday, commemorating June 19th, 1865 – when a Union general informed the last enslaved people in Texas that, thanks to the 13th Amendment, they were free. But the effort preceding this day begun more than four score years before, and has been cruelly delayed for many decades.
"Texas is doing more than any state has ever done, but it's clear more is needed. In the Biden Administration's absence, Texas is stepping up to get the job done by building the border wall," said Gov. Abbott, announcing several key components of Texas' plan to build a border wall after the State Legislature allocated $1.1 billion dollars — a record for the State of Texas.
"Donald Trump’s border policies dramatically reduced illegal crossings and helped return stability to our border communities. Biden’s actions reversed that progress almost immediately and it's now imperative that Texas takes action," said the Lt. Governor, as the number of criminals entering the country is also breaking records along with human & drug trafficking.
"For months now, and this week in particular, we've heard some incredibly concerning comments from the Biden Administration. Comments made by Kamala Harris and the lack of presence from our President at the border show how tragically out of touch this Administration is," said Congressman Tony Gonzales, delivering the Republican Address on the crisis.