Simpson Running For Texas House SpeakerState Rep. David Simpson said that he's running for Texas House speaker while another conservative favorite, state Rep. Bryan Hughes, is abandoning his bid for the post.
Texas Tea Party Lawmaker Urges Pat-Down BanA tea party lawmaker has implored Governor Rick Perry to stand up for legislation banning "intrusive" airport security screenings.
Texas Rep. Files Bill To Make TSA Pat-Downs A FelonyRep. Simpson has filed House Bill 1937 which would make the enhanced searches a state crime and the agents who perform them could be charged with a felony.