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Improved Disaster Response

Improved Disaster Response

June 8, 2021

On June 8th, Governor Abbott signed two major ERCOT reform bills that are just part of the Legislature’s overall response…

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Senator Royce West Act

Senator Royce West Act

May 24, 2021

I was honored to author and pass legislation repealing the discriminatory & unconstitutional provisions that still remain in Texas real…

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Constitutional Protection for Churches

Constitutional Protection for Churches

May 19, 2021

Perhaps one of the biggest wins this session was the passing of my proposed constitutional amendment, SJR 27. This amendment…

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Texas Heartbeat Act

Texas Heartbeat Act

May 19, 2021

Senate Bill 8 is perhaps the greatest Pro-Life legislative win in the history of Texas (and possibly the United States)…

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Protecting the Funds of Nursing Home Residents

Protecting the Funds of Nursing Home Residents

April 30, 2021

Many nursing home residents’ funds are managed by a third party – often called a “responsible third party” or a…

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The Budget is Done!

The Budget is Done!

April 23, 2021

I took this photo at midnight last night as I was leaving the Capitol after over 10 hours of floor…

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