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Courage

Texas State Senator Craig Estes

Texas State Senator Craig Estes

by Lenny Leatherman

Through the years I have noticed that it takes a significant amount of courage to stand solitarily against the collective will of a body.

Knowing he had absolutely nothing to gain by abstaining, and that it would probably cost him his Senate leadership role in the Agriculture, Rural Affairs, and Homeland Security Committee and the Committee on State Affairs, Senator Estes had the character and the courage to stand alone against the collective will of the Senate majority by not following the herd. He abstained from voting on a very popular bill among Senate Republicans; a bill I would have likely voted for.

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Pastor Protection Act

PPA

Governor Greg Abbott signs the Pastor Protection Act (authored by Senator Craig Estes)  preventing pastors from being coerced into violating religious principles

Senator Estes seeks reelection to the Texas State Senate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 17, 2013

Contact: Noe Barrios (512) 560-7370

Republican State Senator Craig Estes Announces Reelection

State Senator Craig EstesConservative businessman who authored landmark school safety legislation and tax cuts for businesses last session says he will continue to fight for common-sense conservative values

WICHITA FALLS, TX – State Senator Craig Estes (R-Wichita Falls) today announced his intent to seek reelection to the State Senate. Estes will again run in Senate District 30, which is unchanged from the maps used during the last election cycle.

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