Sen. Paxton’s HB 547 Passes the Texas Senate

Sen. Paxton’s HB 547 Passes the Texas Senate

Today one of my legislative priorities passed the Senate — HB547 allows homeschool students to access extracurricular activities offered by their local ISD.

Sen. Paxton’s HB 1239 Passes the Texas Senate

Sen. Paxton’s HB 1239 Passes the Texas Senate

Big news: Today, one of my main priority bills passed the Senate!

The “Freedom to Worship,” bill (HB 1239) ensures that places of worship may remain open, even in times of a pandemic.

This bill limits a government agency or elected officials…

Sen. Paxton Meets Parents and Students who Testified at Dyslexia Bill Hearing at Senate Education Committee

Sen. Paxton Meets Parents and Students who Testified at Dyslexia Bill Hearing at Senate Education Committee

As an educator and a mother of a daughter with dyslexia, I loved meeting these parents and students who came to testify at today’s dyslexia bill hearing in the Senate Education Committee.

Sen. Paxton Welcomes Five Incredible Women from SD-8 to Join her in Austin

Sen. Paxton Welcomes Five Incredible Women from SD-8 to Join her in Austin

Yesterday was a very special day for me. I welcomed five incredible women from Senate District 8 to join me in Austin for the day.

They attended several committee hearings, watched as Governor Abbott signed The Heartbeat Bill into law, met…

Sen. Paxton Attends Signing of SB 8

Sen. Paxton Attends Signing of SB 8

‪Today the Texas Heartbeat Bill —  SB 8 has been signed into law! This bill prohibits abortion after a fetal heartbeat has been detected. Grateful to be surrounded by pro-life women from SD-8!

Newsletter – 5/14/21

Newsletter – 5/14/21

Dear Friends,
We are now in the final weeks of the 87th Legislative Session. I am very proud of the progress that the Texas Senate has made in terms of hearing, debating, and ultimately passing many of our Republican priorities. I…

Sen. Paxton’s Team Delivers Senate Resolution to Allen Police Department

Sen. Paxton’s Team Delivers Senate Resolution to Allen Police Department

Our team was able to visit with members of the Allen Police Dept. to personally deliver a Senate Resolution recognizing their commitment to protecting and saving lives. Thank you to all of our men and women in uniform for serving…

Sen. Paxton’s Co-Sponsored Bill, HB 1195, Signed Into Law by Gov. Abbott

Sen. Paxton’s Co-Sponsored Bill, HB 1195, Signed Into Law by Gov. Abbott

Today Governor Abbott signed House Bill 1195 into law. I proudly co-sponsored this bill, which protects Texas businesses from surprise tax bills on federal relief dollars. What a great way to celebrate Small Business Week in Texas!

Newsletter – 5/7/21

Newsletter – 5/7/21

Dear Friends,
With less than a month left until the end of legislative session, there is still a lot of work to do. Your voice is needed now more than ever – there are many critical conservative reforms that should be…

Sen. Paxton Welcomes Students from Legacy Christian Academy

Sen. Paxton Welcomes Students from Legacy Christian Academy

What a great day to welcome students from Legacy Christian Academy—Frisco, TX to their Texas capitol!