Gun control debate hits Austin: Local representative helping co-author Firearms Protection Act

Gun control debate hits Austin: Local representative helping co-author Firearms Protection Act By Bill Conrad The Celina Record Star January 23, 2013 Since the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in December, gun control has been a hot topic across the country. Most of the talk has centered on efforts by the Obama Administration to… Read the full story here…

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott Speaks Out Over Possible Federal Gun Restrictions

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott Speaks Out Over Possible Federal Gun Restrictions By: Shelby Levins PermianBasin360.Com January 16, 2013 MIDLAND — Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is speaking out, after President Barack Obama unveiled potential new federal gun laws. During an appearance in Midland on Wednesday, Abbott weighed in on Second Amendment rights and possible… Read the full story here…

Attorney general visits with Republican Women

Attorney general visits with Republican Women By Joseph Basco Midland Reporter-Telegram January 16, 2013 Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott covered a range of topics, including Midland’s conservative “clutches” and suing President Barack Obama, during a visit Wednesday with Midland County Republican Women. “It is great to be out of the peoples’ republic of Austin —… Read the full story here…

Abbott wades into gun control fray with ads aimed at New Yorkers

Abbott wades into gun control fray with ads aimed at New Yorkers By Jonathan Tilove Austin American Statesman January 16, 2013 Attorney General Greg Abbott Wednesday launched a Google web ad campaign inviting New Yorkers who feel their gun rights are threatened by a new law just signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, to move to… Read the full story here…

Travis County ditches proposed gun show ban

Travis County ditches proposed gun show ban By Farzad Mashhood and Marty Toohey Austin American-Statesman January 15, 2013 Travis County commissioners unanimously voted Tuesday to reverse course on a proposal that would have banned gun shows from county facilities, agreeing to honor an existing contract for nine shows at the Travis County Exposition Center over… Read the full story here…

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AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today held a "Texas Backs The Blue" press conference in Houston, where he and other state and federal leaders reaffirmed Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Texans For Greg Abbott today released a new digital ad, "Biden: Bad On Oil, Bad For Texas," which highlights Former Vice President Joe Biden Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today visited the city of Richardson where he knocked on doors and visited with voters alongside Representative Angie Read the full story here...