Latest News From the Texas House Floor from IRCOT
LATEST NEWS FROM THE HOUSE FLOOR…
First, you must know that Your calls are making a huge difference!
There is one Critical Action Item yet to take & an Adjustment to make your calls.
First, an Update on HB 3252 E-Verify:
The paperwork has not yet been received from the State Affairs Committee! This is the kind of situation where bills die, but politicians think they have cover because taxpayers don’t know to ask. Please call the Committee office; let them know YOU WANT THE PAPERWORK MOVED TO THE CALENDARS COMMITTEE AS A #1 PRIORITY! IT MUST MOVE IMMEDIATELY OR IT WILL DIE.
State Affairs Committee Office 512-463-0814
Second, We’ve been asked by Chairman Hunter to be sure and include the rest of the Committee in your calls. Their phone numbers are listed below.
When you Call the Calendars Committee Members, Tell them you want them to vote YES for HB 3252 E-Verify, and Yes for HB 301 English as Offcial Language.
Rep. Todd Hunter (512) 463-0672
Rep. Dennis Bonnen (512) 463-0564
Rep. Dan Branch (512) 463-0367
Rep. Byron Cook (512) 463-0730
Rep. Charlie Geren (512) 463-0610
Rep. Jim Keffer (512) 463-0656
Rep. Lois W. Kolkhorst (512) 463-0600
Rep. Burt R. Solomons (512) 463-0478
Rep. Vicki Truitt (512) 463-0690
Rep. John Zerwas (512) 463-0657
Rep. Garnet Coleman (512) 463-0524
Rep. Tracy O. King (512) 463-0194
Rep. Eddie Lucio III (512) 463-0606
Rep. Allan Ritter (512) 463-0706
Rep. Eddie Rodriguez (512) 463-0674
The GOOD NEWS!
LATEST UPDATE ON HB 911:
HB 911 was added as an amendment to HB 274 Loser Pay Bill AND IT WAS PASSED OUT OF THE HOUSE THIS AFTERNOON!
With time running out on all House Bills, Rep. Harvey Hilderbran brought up Rep. Leo Berman’s HB 911 as an amendment to HB 274. Amendment #6 passed on a record vote of 112-Yeas, 31-Nays, 2- Present, not voting.