Representative Cain maneuvers Texas AG Paxton into position to choose between Texas Constitution or pandemic fear regarding opening Texas Capitol during 87th Legislature

Representative Cain maneuvers Texas AG Paxton into position to choose between Texas Constitution or pandemic fear regarding opening Texas Capitol during 87th Legislature

Image: State Representative Briscoe Cain, Republican of Deer Park, never backs down from a good conservative cause. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Deer Park and Austin, December 16 – Many Texas legislators, Governor Greg Abbott, and Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick have grabbed the pretext of fear of the Chinese Coronavirus to attempt to close the […]

Texas AG Paxton opines that Texas peace officers do not have absolute duty to intervene to stop colleagues from using unreasonable force

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin, December 9 – In response to an inquiry from State Representative James White, Republican of Hillister, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued an opinion on Monday, December 7, 2020, that Texas peace officers do not have a civil or criminal duty to stop peace officer colleagues from using unreasonable […]

Texas Attorney General Paxton comes to defense of Texas A&M University’s statue of Lawrence Sullivan Ross

Texas Attorney General Paxton comes to defense of Texas A&M University’s statue of Lawrence Sullivan Ross

Image: The statue of Lawrence Sullivan Ross, the 19th Governor of Texas, a former President of Texas A&M University, and a Confederate General, stands in the central campus square of Texas A&M University in College Station. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin and College Station, August 10 – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton came to […]

AG Paxton issues opinion, at request of Senator Creighton, that local officials can’t supersede Texas laws during disaster

BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin and Conroe, August 7 – In response to a request for an opinion from State Senator Brandon Creighton, Republican of Conroe, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued an opinion today clarifying that local government officials may not supersede Texas statutes during times of declared disaster. It’s a […]