The Efficiency of Medicare Part D

TCC has long argued that Medicare Part D should be a model for reforming government programs. In December 2014, we sent a letter to Republican members of the Texas delegation in which we urged them to preserve the market-oriented aspects of Part D that make it work so…

Oil Export Ban Must Be Lifted

The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee yesterday voted to advance a bill repealing the ban on crude oil exports from the United States. TCC members strongly support this legislation, and advocated for repeal of the ban in a letter to the Texas congressional delegation last…

TCC Members Oppose Iran Deal

In a letter to Governor Greg Abbott, members of the Texas Conservative Coalition (TCC) today affirmed their support for his commitment to continue state-level sanctions against Iran. The letter reads in part: The President’s deal makes it more likely that Iran will manufacture nuclear weapons…

TCC Members Uphold Religious Liberty

TCC members authored and passed an important bill regarding a core constitutional right: Senate Bill 2065 protects the fundamental First Amendment right to freedom of religion. Under the bill (which is now effective), a religious organization or an individual employed by a religious organization, or a clergy…