fbpx

Uncategorized

Schwertner Fights to Protect Private Landowner Rights 150 150 Dr. Schwertner

Schwertner Fights to Protect Private Landowner Rights

A longtime advocate for the rights of private property owners, Schwertner introduces legislation to guard landowners against unfair taxation and eminent domain abuse. AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) and Texas House colleagues Representatives Trent Ashby (R-Lufkin) and Ben Leman (R-Iola) introduced a slate of legislation meant to support the rights of private…

read more
Sen. Schwertner Announces Plan to Freeze Tuition and Fees at Texas Public Universities 150 150 Dr. Schwertner

Sen. Schwertner Announces Plan to Freeze Tuition and Fees at Texas Public Universities

Proposal to make higher education more affordable includes capping tuition and fees at current levels and introducing a sales tax holiday for college textbooks.  AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed legislation to make higher education more affordable by addressing the dramatic cost growth at Texas’ public colleges and universities.  Schwertner’s SB 1880…

read more
Senator Schwertner Files Bill to Give Citizens a Vote in Annexation Decisions 150 150 Dr. Schwertner

Senator Schwertner Files Bill to Give Citizens a Vote in Annexation Decisions

Proposal to give all citizens a right to vote on whether they want to be incorporated by a neighboring city.  AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed legislation to give all citizens the right to vote on whether they want to be incorporated into a neighboring city. SB 6 passed in the 2017…

read more