May 2, 2011
HB 238/SB 257 which creates a specialty license plate with the message “Choose Life” and promotes alternatives to abortion, is on the House Calendar today for vote. This bill has already passed the Senate.
Call your Texas House member today and ask him/her to vote “FOR” the Choose Life License Plate bill! Click here to find your Representative: http://capwiz.com/libertyinstitute/dbq/officials/. You can also download our Texas Legislative Guide with all of Texas’ elected officials contact information at http://legislativeguide.libertyinstitute.org/.
April 29, 2011
Liberty Institute’s weekly Legislative Update video, this week coming from the Old Supreme Court in the Texas Capitol. Important updates on SB 1348 and our continued defense of the State Board of Education, the Sonogram and Choose Life License Plate Bills, and some of our important legal work. Check back on the blog next week for continued updates on these important issues.
March 15, 2011
SB 257 passes the full Texas Senate, 21-10. We’ve been supporting this bill in the Senate and House.
March 9, 2011
Vote was 6-3, on HB 238, by Rep. Larry Phillips. The Senate Committee has already passed an identical bill, by Senator John Carona. The Senate version is expected to be voted on by the full Senate next week.