Abbott & Cruz Announce State Refugee Security Act

From Austin Fox7News: Governor Greg Abbott and Senator Ted Cruz held a joint press conference in Washington, D.C. to introduce the State Refugee Security Act of 2015. They say the act empowers states to ensure the safety and security of its citizens by blocking the resettlement of refugees within its borders.      Sponsored Links CNET See Inside This Massive SubmarineCNET Undo Dollar Shave Club Here’s Why Every Guy Wants This Razor for the HolidaysDollar Shave Club Undo In a press release, Sen. Cruz says the State Refugee Security Act will amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit the governor … Continue reading

Texas IG Officials Raided Planned Parenthood Clinics

From Breitbart: Agents from the Texas Office of the Inspector General arrived Thursday morning unannounced at Planned Parenthood clinics in Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio, seeking documents related to allegations of Medicaid fraud. The officials, according to a Reuters report, remained for several hours in some cases at the clinics, giving administrators 24 hours to deliver documents to them. Planned Parenthood said the raid was “politically motivated,” says the report, and that the Texas agents demanded that thousands of pages of documents stored in their clinics throughout the state be delivered within 24 hours. “We believe this is a fishing … Continue reading

Gov Abbott Orders Flags at Half Staff but Obama Does This

Written by Michelle Jesse at Allen West:   As the nation reels over yet another one of our nation’s police officers being shot in cold blood, we get a chance to see what true leadership looks like. And what it doesn’t. After learning of sheriff Deputy Darren Goforth’s unprovoked, execution-style murder on Friday as he was pumping gas, Americans are grieving, frightened and angry. They’re craving leadership; you see it on the comments on this very Facebook page. This morning, Texas Governor Greg Abbott addressed this profound shock and grief by ordering state flags lowered to half-staff and making a statement … Continue reading

Texas Floods Claimed Over 350 Homes, Damaged Thousands More

From Breitbart Texas: Major flash flooding also led to flooding in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, including Grand Prairie and Arlington. One-inch hail was reported on Monday morning in Texas, including in Big Spring, Midland, and Del Rio, according to the Weather Channel. A catastrophic flood hit Luling and Wimberley Saturday night and early Sunday morning. It moved downstream to the San Marcos River and about 1,000 homes have been damaged or destroyed. Seven feet of flood water was reported to be in the San Marcos pavilion building. Breitbart Texas reported that the family of a former Nueces County Commissioner was … Continue reading

Governor Abbott Commands State Guard to Monitor Jade Helm 15 Operation

From Big Country Homepage: Governor Abbott is putting his citizens rights first by commanding General Betty keep Texans properly informed during an upcoming military exercise. The United States Army says that United States Military Operation Jade Helm 15 is designed to train special forces units such as the Army’s Green Berets, Air Force and Marine Special Operations Commands, Marine Expeditionary Units, and the 82nd Airborne Division. It will take place in various locations across the State of Texas including the Big Country’s own town of Big Springs from July – September of 2015. Citizens have been raising concerns since preliminary operation … Continue reading

Today is Chris Kyle Day in Texas

From Breitbart: February 2nd is Chris Kyle Day, declared Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Abbott announced his intention to make the declaration official later today. The slain hero has come under fire recently as left-of-center celebrities and media personalities have insisted that patriotic Americans honoring Kyle were, in essence, worshiping a “coward” and a soldier who went on “killing sprees,” despite the fact that Kyle’s shooting has been credited with saving the lives of countless numbers of U.S. soldiers. Perhaps discouraged by the complete success of “American Sniper,” the film that memorializes the life of Kyle, left-of-center talking heads reacted in … Continue reading