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Danger to conservative growth in Texas: House Speaker Joe Straus and his lieutenants

by David Barton –[See attached report]
Since 2003, there has been a steady gain of conservative, traditional value, and pro-family policies enacted into law in Texas. The result of these policies is that Texas is now one of the most favorable states in the nation in which to live, raise a family, and do business.

By polling, an overwhelming majority of Texans have supported – and continue to support – this pro-family, pro-business, and pro-growth agenda. The only unfortunate part of this healthy growth is that it has been largely partisan – that is, this positive agenda has not been championed by Texas Democrat legislators but rather by Republicans. Given the wide public backing, these highly supported measures should have been the focus of both parties, not just one.