Tag: Joe Straus

Texas House committees and pro-LGBT bills

DANIEL WILLIAMS  |  Legislative Queery Texas House Speaker Joe Straus has finally announced the committee assignments for the 82nd Texas House. As I predicted last month the partisan breakdown of the committee chairs roughly...

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A good sign for Texas’ LGBT community

Joe Straus’ re-election as speaker of the House proves that social conservatives no longer can control the Republican political agenda ROB SCHLEIN  |  Special Contributor Unless you’re “wired in” to the inside baseball of...

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