Texas conservatives must call their state representatives today, no later than early Tuesday morning, and tell them to vote FOR redistricting map H155, the Nixon plan.
Opening a Constitutional Convention is as desirable as opening Pandora's Box.
How does Joe Straus differ from Ken Paxton? Heritage Alliance rates Straus 52% while Ken Paxton is rated 91%. Conservative Republicans believe the Speaker should be a Conservative Republican.
Joe Straus spreads the wealth to promote the false image of conservative, but Joe is no conservative and he has thwarted all pro-life and voter ID legislation last session.
State Representative Jodie Laubenberg has withdrawn her name from the supporter list of Texas House Speaker Joe Straus and announced her support for State Representative Ken Paxton.
Liberal State Rep. Joe Straus, as speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, killed a wide range of bills submitted by his own majority (Republican) party in favor to his Democrat allies that got him elected to the position. Conservative State Rep. Leo Berman wants Texans to know about underhanded, possibly unlawful, actions by Joe Straus to intimidate and/or bribe Republican lawmakers to support him for office.
"Using the redistricting process for retribution reminds us of all that is wrong with politics. The Speaker's race should be decided not based on threats of punishment and not on promises of power, but on principle." -- Texas State Representative Bryan Hughes