Underhanded Dealing by Texas State Affairs Committee

Posted on February 28, 2017 10:53
The Senate State Affairs Committee voted 6-2 to send Gov. Greg Abbott’s emergency item, calling…

http://www.statesman.com/news/state–regional-govt–politics/state-affairs-sends-abbott-call-for-convention-states-the-floor/xjyloaac6dtSjLGYJqvzQM/

The following additional information is from an unnamed confidential source in the Capitol:

“This scheme with the “olive branch” from the COS gang assigning a twelve (12) year expiration date to their application for a Convention of the States in exchange for the Committee passing Senator Estes’ recision bill was cooked up by Lit. Governor Dan Patrick. By seeming to affect a compromise on both sides of this issue, this would  patch any potential cracks in his political support base that could hurt him when he runs for a higher office later.”

In other words, it’s all about politics as usual and not principle. As for our part, we should continue to make our case before our local state lawmakers. Tell them the truth about Con Con and insist that they cut out the ‘MIckey Mouse’ political games.

Thank you for all that you do!

Ken Hoover
Field Coordinator
The John Birch Society
P. O. Box 1242
Cypress, Texas 77410-1242

Office:  281-373-1109
Mobile: 713-829-3122

khoover@jbs.org

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