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POLL: Marijuana Legal In Texas?

Do you support a bill that would make marijuana legal in Texas?

03/03/2015

Texas State Capitol

Simpson Running For Texas House Speaker

State 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.

12/10/2012

A TSA agent waits for passengers to pass through a magnetometer at Los Angeles International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Tea Party Lawmaker Urges Pat-Down Ban

A tea party lawmaker has implored Governor Rick Perry to stand up for legislation banning “intrusive” airport security screenings.

06/20/2011

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Texas Rep. Files Bill To Make TSA Pat-Downs A Felony

Rep. 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.

KRLD–03/22/2011