Senator Bettencourt floor discussion about Senate Bill 1, regarding voter integrity in Texas, during the 2nd Special Session. Click the image above to watch the full video.
At a Republican Senate Caucus press conference, I said it was time for the House Democrats to get their "butts" out of Washington DC and make to the State Capitol in Austin! We need constitutional amendments passed now so that …Continue Reading
UPDATE: Austin, TX – Senator Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston) passes SB 8, SB 12, and SJR 4 out of Senate Local Government unanimously at the hearing held on Saturday July 10, 2021. These bills are designed to build upon the property tax …Continue Reading
Houston, TX – SB 1365 authored by Senator Bettencourt (R-Houston) and sponsored by Representative Huberty (R-Kingwood) passed the recent 87th Legislature with bipartisan support and goes into effect September 1, 2021 to clarify Texas education system oversight and accountability for ISDs. …Continue Reading
Here's a video of what is really in the VOTER INTEGRITY Bill, SB 1, that passed the Texas Senate 18 to 4 last week. Instead of taking "beer to go" on a private jet to Washington D.C, Texas House Democrats …Continue Reading
Austin, TX – Senator Bettencourt (R-Houston) passes SB 8, SB 12, and SJR 4 out of the Senate unanimously to give property tax relief to homeowners. The bills are designed to build upon property tax reform and relief and school finance reform efforts …Continue Reading
"When you've got constables of both parties coming down and saying please don't do this, this isn't a partisan issue, this is an 'everybody is afraid issue' and crime is on the increase," said State Senator Paul Bettencourt of Houston. …Continue Reading
Past behavior dictates future behavior and that goes double for Harris County Commissioner's Court. After taking $9.6 Million Dollars of "ZuckerBucks" in the 2020 Presidential Election for their elections operations, and wasting a big chunk of it on printing but …Continue Reading