Legislative Update

March 20, 2017

Dear constituents, friends and citizens of Texas, March 10th was the last day to file bills in the Texas House of Representatives. Committee assignments have been announced and bills are being heard in committees.  In order to advance the billsRead More

House CPS Workgroup Efforts

February 22, 2017

As a member of the Speaker appointed bipartisan work group on the Child Protective Services (CPS) system, I am fully supportive of the initiatives that were presented at the press conference on January 30th. I am especially strong in my support ofRead More

Simulated Convention of States

October 4, 2016

As proof that the United States Constitution is a living, breathing document, legislators from all fifty states came together in September in Williamsburg, Virginia; to simulate a Convention of States to discuss and promote Article V.   Sponsored by the CitizensRead More

Priorities for the 84th Legislative Session

March 2, 2015

In the 84th Session of the Texas Legislature, there will be significant issues that we will have to resolve, progressing through the Session. As a conservative Republican, I am very focused on limiting/reducing the size of our Texas government, keepingRead More

With Governor Perry at the Texas National Convention in Tampa, FL.

February 21, 2015

It was my honor to be in this picture with Governor Rick Perry at the Republican Party National Convention in Tampa, FL. Governor Perry had just delivered a dynamic and rousing speech to a group of conservative Republicans prior toRead More