In Texas more than 140 artists posted a letter online warning lawmakers not to pass Texas’ “Bathroom Bill.”
After the sheriff’s office learned about the aggravated sexual abuse element of the case, the ICE detainer was accepted.
“You’re going to have a harder time getting an answer from your insurance company.”
Teachers from across the state of Texas gathered at the Capitol to speak out against a bill they say unfairly targets educators.
Rallying for the state to make it easier for inmates to get a job, housing, or education after they are released.
Teachers from all over Texas will gather at the capitol Monday morning, rallying against what they’re calling the “anti-teacher” bill.
Castro said that criminals need to be deported, but that others should be left alone.
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They say legislation like the bathroom bill is “immoral and against the values of love, respect and inclusion.”
In a tight budget session, lawmakers seem willing to increase mental health services by millions of dollars.
During the fiscal year 2015 to 2016, the TEA reported 222 cases of alleged inappropriate relationships.
Jail overcrowding is often a result of someone waiting for a mental health bed. Proposal could help alleviate overcrowding.
The bill will now move to the Texas House Committee.
The bill would cut funding for any agencies that do not cooperate with federal immigration officers.
The funds raised will benefit the Travis County court programs that were funded by the grants that Gov. Greg Abbott cut last week.
Addressing the media, Patrick said, “You’re basing stories built on a totally bogus report.”
“All we’re doing is taking more money from the taxpayer and giving it to private industry,” Sen. Burton said.
The uncertainty over how broad the impact will be is also raising concerns about Senate Bill 4.