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Senator Schwertner Welcomes Samsung to Taylor, TX; Announces New $17B Manufacturing Facility

Senator Schwertner Welcomes Samsung to Taylor, TX; Announces New $17B Manufacturing Facility 917 387 Ryan Gravatt

Senator Charles Schwertner, MD Senate District 5 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 23, 2021 Contact: Drew Graham (972) 816-4287 Senator Schwertner Welcomes Samsung to Taylor, TX; Announces New $17B Manufacturing Facility Samsung’s plan to build a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Eastern Williamson County represents the largest foreign direct investment in Texas history. AUSTIN, TX – Today,…

Senate B&C Comments on Critical Designation Rules

Senate B&C Comments on Critical Designation Rules 1024 612 Ryan Gravatt

Schwertner Announces Reelection Campaign

Schwertner Announces Reelection Campaign 1024 493 Ryan Gravatt

GEORGETOWN, TX – Today, State Senator Charles Schwertner, MD (R-Georgetown) announced he will seek reelection to Senate District 5, a ten-county region of central and east Texas he has represented since 2013. Schwertner kicks off his reelection campaign with more than $1.6 million in available cash-on-hand and numerous endorsements from community and business leaders, conservative…

Schwertner Fights to Protect Private Landowner Rights

Schwertner Fights to Protect Private Landowner Rights 1024 683 Ryan Gravatt

A longtime advocate for private property rights, Senator Charles Schwertner introduces legislation to protect landowners from unfair taxation and eminent domain abuse. AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) and Representative Ben Leman (R-Iola) introduced several pieces of legislation to support private landowner rights and strengthen protections against unfair taxation and eminent domain abuse.…

Senator Schwertner OP-ED on Failed Power Grid

Senator Schwertner OP-ED on Failed Power Grid 1024 683 Ryan Gravatt

Texans suffered greatly throughout the Valentine’s Day winter storm. The failure of the Texas power grid revealed many underlying issues which the Legislature must address. As a member of the Senate Business and Commerce Committee, I heard testimony last week from the industry stakeholders involved in the failures that occurred during the storm. Some of…

Schwertner to Introduce Legislation to Protect Williamson County from Austin’s Failed Homelessness Policy

Schwertner to Introduce Legislation to Protect Williamson County from Austin’s Failed Homelessness Policy 1024 683 Ryan Gravatt

Proposed legislation will push back against the Austin City Council’s plan to relocate its homeless population to Williamson County without the appropriate resources or support. AUSTIN, TX – Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) announced his opposition to the City of Austin’s plan to relocate homeless individuals to Williamson County. The Austin City Council recently announced…

Schwertner to Expand Career and Technical Education

Schwertner to Expand Career and Technical Education 1024 683 Ryan Gravatt

SB 473 would expand curriculum options for Texas high school students, allowing career and technical education courses to count towards graduation requirements. AUSTIN, TX – Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed SB 473 to improve access to career and technical education (CTE) coursework for Texas high school students. Currently, students must take one credit of fine arts but…

Schwertner to Chair Senate Administration Committee

Schwertner to Chair Senate Administration Committee 1024 683 Ryan Gravatt

AUSTIN, TX – Today, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick appointed State Senator Charles Schwertner, MD (R-Georgetown) to serve as Chair of the Senate Committee on Administration.  “I am honored by Lt. Governor Patrick’s trust in my ability to lead this important committee,” said Schwertner. “The Senate Committee on Administration handles a broad range of issues that…

Sen. Schwertner Files Legislation to Improve Access to Quality Healthcare Networks for Texas Patients

Sen. Schwertner Files Legislation to Improve Access to Quality Healthcare Networks for Texas Patients 1024 748 Ryan Gravatt

Dr. Charles Schwertner’s SB 245 would direct the Office of Public Insurance Council to monitor the adequacy of managed care networks and advocate for Texas consumers. AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed legislation to grant the state’s Office of Public Insurance Council (OPIC) the authority to better represent the interests of Texas consumers in matters…

Schwertner Announces 2021 College Affordability Plan

Schwertner Announces 2021 College Affordability Plan 900 617 Ryan Gravatt

Schwertner’s proposal includes capping college fees at their current levels and requiring public universities to submit their annual report on cost transparency to the Legislature. AUSTIN, TX — Today, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed legislation to make higher education more affordable for Texas families by addressing the significant cost growth at Texas’ public colleges and…

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Happy birthday to the lone star Flag, I love it cause it is my home!!!

The best flag in the best state!!! Love it!!!!

The best looking flag in the entire US.

Yep, that one star review is still happening.

Beautiful

When you start supporting AG Ken Paxton and his lawsuits against our current government, I will consider supporting you, Schwertner. Until then, you do not have my support.

Happy Birthday

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