Ken Paxton

Attorney General says city of Austin is ‘shameful’ for ignoring will of voters

Seeks Removal of 8 People Who Unlawfully Hold Positions on City of Austin’s Planning Commission  TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze Tip…


Eleven Texas cities warned of their illegal bag bans by State

“A dislike of state law is no justification for a municipality to violate it.” Eleven Texas cities, identified by the Texas Supreme Court as being…


Attorney general urges removal of obstacles limiting funding for Healthy Texas Women program

Urges HHS to remove Obama obstacle limiting access  Health Services for low-income women in Texas  AUSTIN –  (From the Office of Texas Attorney General) In a…


Attorney Generals files lawsuit against Obamacare for 20 states

Health insurance premiums rose 105% in four years Paxton and Schimel lead 20-state coalition lawsuit challenging Affordable Care Act Press Release from Office of Texas…


Legal opinion announced for church security options

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton issued a legal opinion on guns and security team in churches yesterday. Here is the news release from his office….


Thousands may be eligible for refunds now in Western Union settlement

$586 million nationwide fund to benefit consumers AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton yesterday announced that the refund program for the Western Union settlement in January…


Hurricane Harvey price gouging lawsuits filed against more businesses

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Judge upholds Texas Deer Breeding rules to prevent disease

Attorney General Ken Paxton praised court ruling Rules reduces deer disease spreading AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today praised a state district court ruling…


Hurricane gougers at top of Attorney General’s action list

$9.99 gasoline, three times normal hotel room rates Reputation company allegedly deceived judges Three companies that took advantage of people during Hurricane Harvey by charging…


Lawsuit against federal government dismissed after Trump scraps DACA

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Trump’s decision to phase out DACA supported by Homeland Security

“I believe that real and positive immigration reform is possible, as long as we focus on the following goals: To improve jobs and wages for…


Sanctuary cities, abortion, gas fraud, overtime tops Texas AG action list

Senate Bill 4 is lawful and similar to Arizona’s law Some gas stations caught charging $6-$8 dollars per gallon   TIP JAR Options. Thank you…