May 12th, 2022
The threats to Justices remain high because emotions are high, and the Chief Justice has asked Congress to take action to protect the Justices and their families by simply providing the same sort of authorities that the...
February 28th, 2022
Ultimately I will be looking to see whether Judge Jackson will uphold the rule of law and call balls and strikes, or if she will legislate from the bench in pursuit of a specific agenda.
January 28th, 2022
There will be immense pressure from the radical left to replace Justice Breyer with a partisan who will legislate from the bench, and I hope President Biden will not cave to their demands the way he has on nearly everything...
January 10th, 2022
Congress did not provide OSHA with the authority to force employers to mandate COVID-19 vaccines or testing. No worker should be forced to lose their job if they refuse to comply with President Biden’s tyrannical commands....
December 3rd, 2021
We are encouraged by the questions the justices asked that signal their openness to reversing Roe. If that happens, the Texas Human Life Protection Act, HB 1280, will begin protecting unborn babies from the tragedy of...
December 1st, 2021
We hope the Supreme Court will take a fresh look at the terrible Roe v. Wade precedent and give our legislators the latitude to protect unborn children from abortion beginning at conception.
October 26th, 2021
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton told Newsmax on Friday he is ''very hopeful'' the U.S. Supreme Court will recognize his state's authority to ''protect life'' and ''get people the opportunity to have their grievances...
July 8th, 2021
As a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, I recently issued the following statement on two U.S. Supreme Court decisions affirming election integrity and First Amendment rights.
October 27th, 2020
Justice Barrett's confirmation comes at a critical time for our country. Far too often, we are just one vote away from seeing our liberties - our freedom of speech, our religious liberty, our Second Amendment rights -...
October 21st, 2020
Make no mistake, if Democrats win the election, they will end the filibuster and pack the Supreme Court, expanding the number of justices to advance their radical political agenda, entrenching their power for generations,...
March 14th, 2022
Certainly she’s well-qualified by virtue of her experience and her credentials, and the real question is going to be: does she view this as a judicial role, or just another political branch of government?
February 1st, 2022
Our nation does not need a radical ideologue serving on the highest court in the land.
January 14th, 2022
The Supreme Court is right to reject President Biden’s harmful one-size-fits-all vaccine mandate that has already resulted in fewer workers, higher inflation, and worsened vaccine hesitancy.
December 13th, 2021
On Friday, the Supreme Court ruled by an 8-1 vote in Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson that a challenge to the Texas Heartbeat Act brought by abortion providers may continue against state agencies that enforce medical laws....
December 2nd, 2021
We want to see the Supreme Court do the right thing and restore the decision-making power to the people so the people can decide the important matters of life.
October 27th, 2021
Freedom of religion is a longstanding American principle that has defined our great country since its inception, and Coach Kennedy’s firing is a blatant attack on that sacred principle.
October 25th, 2021
Friday, the Supreme Court agreed to consider two federal court challenges to the Texas Heartbeat Act during an expedited hearing on November 1. In the meantime, the Texas Heartbeat Act remains in effect.
May 18th, 2021
Today’s announcement from the Supreme Court to review Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban is a hopeful sign that the will of the people to protect the right to life of the unborn will finally be properly considered.
October 27th, 2020
Yesterday, by a vote of 52-48, the United States Senate voted to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Both Texas Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz voted to confirm....
October 19th, 2020
Recently on Fox News’ Special Report with Bret Baier, I discussed the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Judiciary Committee’s response to recent accusations of social media...