Although the Plano nondiscrimination ordinance has religious exemptions that include not only churches, but also nonprofit organizations and just about anyone else who really, really wants to discriminate, extremists have begun a recall campaign.
The debate on the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance in Houston just got nasty. Mayor Annise Parker’s perennial adversary Dave Wilson said he’s planning a recall vote against the mayor and several council members
Those opposing the San Antonio nondiscrimination ordinance have finally called it quits. After the ordinance passed last September, opponents tried to force a repeal election. To do so they had 40 days to collect signatures from 10 percent of the city’s voters.
HOUSTON — Mayor Annise Parker was cheered to the stage by thousands of people when she was introduced Thursday evening as Mrs. Annise Parker at The National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change.
The fight over a nondiscrimination ordinance in San Antonio has lost the Republican Party one of its members. Bexar County Court-at-Law No. 11 Judge Carlo Key switched his party affiliation to the Democratic Party saying he didn’t leave the Republican Party but it left him.
The Texas Ethics Advisory Board is investigating the Stonewall Democrats of San Antonio’s campaign finance report because of the group’s LGBT policies agenda and its involvement in helping the city’s nondiscrimination ordinance pass.
Greg Abbott now says it is unlikely he will file suit against the San Antonio nondiscrimination ordinance. As reported in Dallas Voice when the ordinance passed, the issues Abbott had with the law were removed before the final version went before the council.