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TFR: Pete Flores for Texas Senate

TFR: Pete Flores for Texas Senate

AUSTIN, Texas—Texans for Fiscal Responsibility has endorsed Republican Pete Flores for the special election in Texas Senate District 19. “Pete Flores is a commonsense, conservative leader that taxpayers can count on to fight for them in the Texas Senate,” said...
Abbott Calls for Canning Red-Light Cameras

Abbott Calls for Canning Red-Light Cameras

Red-light cameras have been installed in cities across Texas and the nation under the pretense of promoting safe driving, but a recent study is casting doubt on those claims and even leading Texas’ top elected official to speak out. In a tweet Friday morning, Gov....
Patrick Shoots Down “Red Flag” Proposal

Patrick Shoots Down “Red Flag” Proposal

Shortly after a select committee of the Texas Senate concluded its hearing on proposed “red flag” laws, the leader of the Texas Senate came out strongly against them. In a statement, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick formally condemned the legislation, which Second Amendment...
New Study Shows Pre-K Students Learn Less

New Study Shows Pre-K Students Learn Less

A new study on the effects of pre-kindergarten is casting additional doubt on the efficacy of the program, as students are learning less and misbehaving more. Shortly after taking office in 2015, Gov. Greg Abbott laid out his legislative priorities to the Texas...