Tag Archives: Texas

TEXAS GOP HAS NEW CHAIRMAN AS OF SATURDAY

The Texas Republican Party has a new Chairman in Travis County Republican Chairman James Dickey as of Saturday. The victory comes after a narrow win over Rick Figueroa of Brenham….

TEXAS GETS FIRST IMMIGRATION DETENTION CENTER BUILT UNDER TRUMP

The first new immigrant detention center under the Trump administration will be built in Texas. A private prison company announced on Thursday it had won a $110 million federal contract…

LT. GOV AND KOLKHORST TO INTRODUCE ‘BATHROOM BILL’

Texas could soon follow in the footsteps of Indiana and North Carolina and pass its own “bathroom bill” in the upcoming legislative session. Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst, the author of…

ONE WEEK UNTIL TEXAS LEGISLATURE CONVENES

In just one week, lawmakers from across the state will convene for the 2017 legislative session. On January 10th, Texas representatives will meet to determine laws that will affect the…