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Statement on the Speaker Race

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

We have talked with many of our colleagues about the interesting developments in the Speaker’s race. We look forward to continuing conversations with candidates about their vision for the Texas House. The Texas Freedom Caucus h... More

Gov. Abbott and School Safety

Thursday, June 07, 2018

Today, members of the Texas Freedom Caucus were privileged to meet with Gov. Abbott to discuss his proposals for school safety. He is leading, listenin... More

Process for Speaker Nominee Selection; House GOP meeting Dec 1st

Monday, November 27, 2017

Republican leaders should first be chosen by Republicans, among Republicans. But there is no process in place for us to choose a candidate for Speaker of the House from among Republicans. That can change on Friday, Dec 1st when we meet to vote on... More

Process Needed by Which Republican Caucus Chooses Nominee for Speaker; Call for a Caucus Meeting to Discuss and/or Adopt Procedure for Nominee Selection

Thursday, August 03, 2017

3 August 2017

To: Representative Tan Parker
Chairman, Texas House Republican Caucus 

Re: Process Needed by Which Republican Caucus Chooses Nominee for Speaker; 

Call for a Caucus Meeting t... More


Thursday, July 27, 2017

Do you believe that Texas must expand liberty for its citizens and be a better model for the rest of the country? Here is an opportunity to fully engage in that mission.

The newly formed Texas Freedom Caucus, established in February 2017, i... More

TFC: Abbott Must Call Special Session

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Abbott Must Call a Special Session

Vitally important, yet unfinished business in Austin compels the Texas Freedom Caucus to call upon Governor Abbott to call a special session of the Legislature to add... More

Spending Restraint Draws a Qualified ‘Yes’ to the Budget

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Spending Restraint Draws a Qualified
‘Yes’ to the Budget

Government spending must not outgrow the people it serves. But for decades the consistent pattern has been for spending... More

Freedom Five/Fifteen

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Texas Freedom Caucus' Priority Bills

Downloadable version here:   Freedom 5 and 15.docx

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TFC to Vote "No" on Budget that Spends Texas' Savings Account

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

The Texas Freedom Caucus opposes spending money from our state’s savings account because no compelling reason to do so has been presented.  There is no budget crisis. We have more money overall than we had to spend in the last budget. It is n... More

Sanctuary Cities Bill Update

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Sanctuary Cities Bill Update

Senate Passes SB 4 Quickly. Bill Still Languishing in House

Governor Greg Abbott declared ending sanctuary cities in Texas as one of his emergency items for the 85th Legislature.... More