Category Archives: Legislative Updates

Rep. Rinaldi Assaulted on House Floor!!!

Editor's note: This article contains uncensored profanities as quoted by those involved. Today on the Texas House floor, Rep. Matt Rinaldi was assaulted by Democrats after he called Immigration and Customs Enforcement on protesters in the Capitol holding signs that said "I am illegal and here to stay." He posted details on his Facebook page:…
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CALL TO ACTION: Abbott to Call Special Session!

The Texas Tribune broke the news yesterday that Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick's feud with Speaker Joe Straus is at a stalemate. Patrick said at a press conference, "Tonight, I’m making it very clear, Governor: I want you to call us back on your time." A statement like this from the Lt. Gov. is nothing short…
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A HUGE 2nd Amendment VIctory: No More Illegal Knives

The Texas legislature passed House Bill 1935 on Wednesday, 5/24/17, which removes the designation of certain knives as “illegal.”  This bill, when signed into law, will be effective September 1, 2017 and will remove “illegal knives” from the state laws.  Prior to this change,  knives over 5.5”, throwing knives, dirks, daggers, poniards, bowie knives, swords,…
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Phil King Kills Constitutional Carry

Lone Star Gunners, this is not a post I was hoping to write. This piece is sure to infuriate each and every one of you. On Tuesday, April 25, Phil King all but said that he does not care about what We the People want. Taking a point of personal privilege at the committee meeting,…
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Register Your Support For Constitutional Carry!!!

The time is approaching quickly! Constitutional Carry, HB375, has been scheduled for a hearing on Tuesday, March 28th at 8:00am in room E2.014. We need you to show up and officially register your support for HB375! You must be at the Capitol and register at one of the kiosks to do this. You can register…
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