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Chairman Mechler Statement On the HB2 Supreme Court Ruling

Austin-“With the Supreme Court striking down House Bill 2 this morning, women’s healthcare in the state of Texas was dealt a significant blow. Allowing substandard clinics to remain intact means the Supreme Court chose quantity over quality when it comes to the services provided to Texas women, which is completely unacceptable. The Republican Party of

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Op-Ed: The 5th Circuit Court must uphold Voter ID

I strongly encourage all Justices of the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit to uphold SB 14, better known as Texas’ Voter ID law. Voter ID is critical to maintaining the integrity of the ballot box and ensuring fair and honest elections. Despite the outlandish accusations by liberals, there is absolutely nothing

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Land Commissioner George P. Bush Named 2016 Victory Chairman

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 31, 2016   Austin- The Republican Party of Texas is thrilled to announce that Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush will be serving as the 2016 Victory Chairman for the state of Texas. As Chair, Commissioner Bush is committed to leading the Republican team into the election this fall and

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Op-Ed: In Defense of Liberty

The Republican Party of Texas is the most dominant state Party in the country, and our Party is larger, more diverse, and more conservative than ever before. Now that our 2016 RPT State Convention has concluded, we are more focused than ever on annihilating Hillary Clinton and her liberal Democrat allies. When Republicans work together,

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Chairman Mechler’s Statement on Winning His Re-Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 13th, 2016 Chairman Mechler’s Statement on Winning His Re-Election Dallas- “It is an honor to have been elected to continue serving the Republican Party of Texas (RPT). Our Party is strongest when we are united and I look forward to working each and every day to keep the RPT the

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Texas GOP Chairman Tom Mechler Statement on Obama’s Executive Amnesty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 18, 2016 Austin- “Texas is leading the fight today against President Obama’s Executive amnesty order in the U.S. Supreme Court that would give 4 million illegal immigrants legal status. Through our platform Texas Republicans have made it clear that we oppose amnesty in any form and this over-reaching by Obama

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Texas GOP Chairman Tom Mechler Statement on Condemning the IRS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 1st, 2016   Austin- “I would like to applaud the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit for holding the abysmal IRS accountable and forcing them to disclose which Tea Party groups were unfairly targeted. It has been over a year since the IRS was ordered to turn over

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