"No weapon formed against you shall prosper,
And every tongue which rises against you in judgment
You shall condemn.
This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord,
And their righteousness is from Me,”
Says the Lord."
[Update: Practical Politicking has more here.]
Amy Hedtke is a North Texas activist who frequently broadcasts political events on Facebook (using an iphone). For those who are unaware, the Texas House's 'house rules' only allows citizens to film committee meetings "at the discretion of the chair" (even though that's illegal under state law). Looks like Amy chose to put the 'House rules' to the legal test they've always deserved in Byron Cook's State Affairs committee hearing this afternoon:
[Note: The interaction with House staff and law enforcement begins at the 50:40 mark.]
The next video pretty much speaks for itself:
[Note: There's a full explanation of the day's events in the final minute of this one.]
Bottom Line: Sometimes you pray for Rosa Parks, and God sends you Amy Hedtke....
DPS: (512) 463-6481.
Chairman Byron Cook: (512) 463-0730.
Governor Greg Abbott: (512) 463-2000.