House Speaker Joe Straus fast-track House committee is looking at “economic competitiveness.” That could reframe the bathroom issue for 2018’s elections.
House Speaker Joe Straus is putting together a committee to make sure Texas does not make the same kind of mistakes as it chases new companies.
Transgender candidates said their bids for office were about more than blocking specific legislation.
The religious group San Antonio in Black, White and Brown (SABWB) plans to present petitions to “reverse the ruling” that added gender identity and sexual orientation to the district’s non-discrimination policy.
The Texas Legislature could very well gavel out its special session next week without passing a “bathroom bill.”
The list of signatures includes several prominent conservative leaders in the local community.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Gov. Greg Abbott Monday discussed annexation, transportation, and education finance in a meeting with Garland Mayor Douglas Athas.
The Texas House and Senate are taking different approaches to the governor’s agenda and could be headed for another standoff on the “bathroom bill.”
Amid all the noise in Washington D.C. and in Austin, other legislative decisions of great importance to San Antonio drew far less media attention.
President Trump announced Wednesday morning on Twitter that transgender people would be barred from serving in the U.S. military “in any capacity.”