Hearing Recap

Friend, The committee hearing JUST ended. While writing this, I have not even left the Capitol yet—I wanted to write you this update first. As you know, the committee was hearing testimony on HB 896 by Rep. Tony Tinderholt to abolish abortion in Texas. Before I get to what happened at the hearing and where we go from here, I …

HB896 Hearing has Started

Friend, Hello from the Texas State Capitol! The hearing for HB 896, the bill which would outlaw abortion in Texas, has FINALLY STARTED! We want you to be a part of this historic event, even if you are not here with us! First, be sure to tune in to the livestream video and watch as the hearing unfolds here: Facebook.com/AbolishAbortionTexas/ Get …

What does HB896 Do?

Dear Friend, The committee hearing for HB 896 is tomorrow, and we have an unprecedented opportunity to completely abolish abortion in Texas – but we need your help! Please click on the video below to watch an important update with some additional information about the bill and what you can do to help. And if you haven’t already read my …

Go or Give!

Friend, Less than 48 hours ago, I told you that HB 896, the bill that would abolish abortion in Texas, is getting a public hearing this Monday, April 8. If you could come or could watch the livestream, I asked you to click “Going” on the Facebook event. In that short period of time, more than 1,700 of you have …

Hearing Scheduled!

Friend, I have some really good news. I am praising God right now because I just read Chairman Leach’s official announcement that HB 896, the bill that would abolish abortion in Texas, is getting a public hearing this Monday, April 8, at 8:00 AM. But while getting a hearing for a bill like this is a historic moment, it also means …

Please Call Chairman Jeff Leach

Friend, Last week, I delivered 7,000+ petitions to Chairman Jeff Leach’s office asking him to schedule HB 896 for a hearing, give it a vote, and publicly support it. As I mentioned in my last email, because of grassroots support like yours, Chairman Leach has promised us that HB 896 will get a hearing. Yes! However, that hearing still has …

Hearing Promised!

Dear Friend, Your activism is working!  Thanks to grassroots support like yours, Committee Chairman Jeff Leach is promising a hearing for HB 896, the bill to end abortion in Texas. You can see below for background on this issue, but now is the time to double down!  The hearing is far from a done deal, and we also want him to promise …

Still no Hearing for HB896

Friend, I have some bad news. Rep. Jeff Leach, the chairman of the Texas House Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence committee, just announced the list of bills that will be heard at his next committee hearing. . . . . . and HB 896, the only bill in Texas that would end abortion, IS NOT ON IT.   Friend, I’m not …

Call on Chairman Leach to Schedule HB896 for a Hearing

Friend, Texas House Bill 896 would completely outlaw abortion in Texas. However, in order for the bill to become the law, it first has to be approved by the Texas House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence committee. But right now, the chairman of that committee, Rep. Jeff Leach, has yet to publicly announce that the bill will even get a hearing, …

Gov. Abbott is not leading. We need you!

Friends, We met with Governor Abbott’s office on your behalf a few days ago about Jeremiah’s wish. Unfortunately, Governor Abbott is still refusing to lead, so the vulnerable babies of Texas need for you and me to stand up for them. There are more details further down, but first I need to make sure everyone is up to speed. As …