‘The Second Amendment is our God-given right to bear arms and defend our families.’
GOP-led Kentucky House votes to relax child labor rules and toughen food stamp eligibility standards
‘The pandemic is behind us, and it’s time for a thoughtful solution on how we get more workers back in the workforce.’
‘You can’t catch a fish until you cast something into the water.’
‘This has hit a nerve in a way I haven’t seen since Dobbs.’
The court had previously ruled that couples could sue when a pregnant woman lost a fetus. On Friday, the court said that ‘extrauterine children’ were also covered under the wrongful death law.
The new Republican majority has ruled favorably for GOP legislators by striking down previous redistricting decisions and upholding a photo voter identification mandate.
Democratic leaders from both chambers said their proposals were structurally balanced and citizen-focused.
George’s family has also filed a formal complaint with the Texas Education Agency and a federal civil rights lawsuit against Gov. Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton.
The state can spend lots more, even though growth in tax collections is slowing, because Kemp set a revenue estimate much lower than what the state will actually collect this year.
Opponents warn that private businesses will use the law to do things like deny birth control coverage to their employees, and the legislation could blow holes in local laws that ban discrimination.