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The 85th Legislative Session is Underway!

  January 7, 2017 Friends, Tuesday, January 10th will mark the beginning of the 85th session of the Texas Legislature. With that comes a window of time in which my team and I are focused solely on legislative affairs, and … Read More »

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Ted Cruz Headlines Hood County Event

  Recently Mel and I were blessed to be able to open our home for a campaign event with a group of close friends and longtime supporters. My dear friend and conservative stalwart, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, was kind enough … Read More »

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“Chance Meeting at RNC Lets Air Force Col. Learn Man He Helped on 9/11 at Pentagon Lived”

At the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this month, Senator Birdwell’s longtime friend and former Texas Governor, Rick Perry, was talking with Colonel Rob Maness (USAF, Ret.) about his efforts to help the wounded outside the Pentagon on September 11, … Read More »

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Birdwell Comments on SCOTUS Ruling Against Texas’ Pro-Life Legislation

Following the SCOTUS ruling on HB 2, Senator Birdwell issued the following statement:   “On Monday, the tragic Supreme Court decision on Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt not only affirmed our continued battle for life, but indeed for the proper role … Read More »

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Birdwell Talks Border Security on ‘Capital Tonight’

  On Wednesday, Senator Birdwell sat down with Karina Kling of the statewide political news show Capital Tonight in Austin to discuss border security issues, sanctuary city policies, and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz’s departure from the presidential race. You can see the … Read More »

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Birdwell Discusses National Issues on ‘DistruptUp’ Radio

On Tuesday, Senator Birdwell had the opportunity to visit with Joe Kerry, host of the DistruptUp radio show, where the two talked at length about U.S. Senator Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign, the struggling balance of power within the federal government, … Read More »

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STATEMENT: Proposed Amendments to the Constitution

  In light of Governor Greg Abbott’s announcement of the ‘Texas Plan,’ I released the following statement on Friday:   “I applaud the bold and necessary call for reform made by Governor Greg Abbott today, as I have been and … Read More »

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RELEASE: Birdwell Files for Re-Election to Texas Senate

  BIRDWELL FILES FOR RE-ELECTION TO TEXAS SENATE Respected Conservative Leader and Decorated Veteran Officially on Ballot for 2016 AUSTIN, TX—On the heels of his most successful fundraiser ever, which recently hosted nearly 500 supporters and was headlined by Governor … Read More »

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Governor Greg Abbott Headlines Brian’s Most Successful Campaign Event To Date

In Cleburne last week, Texas Governor Greg Abbott honored Mel and I by serving as the special guest at my fall campaign fundraiser. With his presence and your help, we were able to record the most successful event campaign event … Read More »

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Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick Helps Kick Off Brian’s 2016 Re-election Campaign

Last night in McLennan County, I was honored to have so many friends come out to help me kick off my re-election campaign. Since our first efforts in 2010, Mel and I have been so blessed to have your support … Read More »

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