HB 862, by Republican Rep. Diane Patrick, will be heard today by House Public Education. We’ll be testifying against this bill. This is the bill that was voted down by the House last session, HB 710.
Planned Parenthood front group, Texas Freedom is a liberal advocacy group that frequently attacks the Republican, conservative State Board of Education (SBOE) members because of their religious beliefs and personal choices.
Texas Freedom Network supports HB 862 and has now indicated their support on their website. http://www.tfn.org/site/DocServer/SBOE.pdf?docID=2403