Thursday, March 2, 2017

House Freedom Caucus outlines 85th #TXLEGE Priorities....


"As iron sharpens iron,
So a man sharpens the countenance of his friend."
Proverbs 27:17

The House Freedom Caucus held their first press conference this afternoon:



Highlights:

  •  Matt Schaefer
    • First principles and the grassroots.
    • Coordinating with grassroots.
  • Jeff Leach
    • 89 days left in session.
      • Author's Note: Move we adjourn sine die.
    • Life #1 issue -- Support ANY bill that defends preborn babies.
  • Matt Krause
    • Religious liberty isn't just a Sunday thing.
    • Parental rights a guiding principle.
    • Defending anonymous political speech.
    • Ethics reform.
    • Reduce occupational licensing.
  • Jonathan Stickland
    • Unapologetically supporting constitutional carry.
    • No state funding for unconstitutional anti-#2A federal laws.
    • Elimination of gun-free zones.
  • Matt Rinaldi
    • Budget Reform
      • Constitutional spending limits
      • Eliminate corporate welfare.
      • Property tax reform
      • Elminate Margins tax
    • Parental educational choice.
  • Matt Shaheen
    • Coordinated and unified with grassroots.
    • Already had two conference calls w/ grassroots.
  • JoAnn Fleming
    • Texas should be leading on Freedom and Liberty.
      • Author's Note: LOL
  • Q&A:
    • Grassroots will be "force multiplier" when bills are in calendars.
    • Municipal debt subcategory of transparency component.
Bottom Line: Our expectations are low, but this doesn't hurt.

1 comment:

  1. Thank you Texas Freedom Caucus. I'm happy to see my great friend JoAnn Fleming standing with them.

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