The Politics of Personal Destruction

Some years ago our staff received harassing phone calls from the father of a home schooling parent whom we were defending legally. I finally took his call, and he proceeded to tell me to remove his grandchild from our “database.” When I declined he said to me, “I’m going to destroy you!” He made a … [Read more...]

Conservative Groups Decry Legislative Intimidation: Eight Leaders Come Together to Defend Constitutional Rights

AUSTIN, Texas – This morning, leaders from eight grassroots organizations spanning social and fiscal issues came together to address the unconstitutional actions being considered in the House Committee on State Affairs. Despite holding a hearing exploring an interim charge enabling Chairman Byron … [Read more...]

Political Intimidation

Man with tape over mouth

The 2010 Citizens United decision by the U.S. Supreme Court changed the law of the land to allow non-profit advocacy organizations to participate in “political speech.” These advocacy groups are called 501(c) (4) corporations under IRS rules and exist to advocate on behalf of groups of people. Since … [Read more...]

PRESS RELEASE: Texas Right To Life and Texas Home School Coalition Intervene In Federal Lawsuit: Say Texas Ethics Commission threatening freedoms of association, speech

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 27, 2014 CONTACT: George B. Murr 713-966-6141 Texas Right To Life & Texas Home School Coalition Intervene in Federal Lawsuit Ethics Commission Threatening First Amendment Rights March 27, 2014 -- Two of Texas’ largest grassroots organization filed … [Read more...]