April 14, 2015

Bloomberg Politics April 10, 2015 by Lauren Etter Texas Republicans want to strip away job protections that its biggest cities now grant gay residents, a drive that reflects a divide between urban and rural interests that increasingly defines U.S. politics. Lawmakers say Houston, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, San Antonio and Plano …

March 11, 2015

Texas Observer March 3, 2015 by John Wright A Fort Bend County Republican has introduced a bill that would bar cities from adopting or enforcing non-discrimination ordinances that include protected classes not contained in state law. Texas law doesn’t include sexual orientation or gender identity and expression. As a result, …