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Grassroots America Endorses Cole Hefner for Texas House District 5

House District 5 is currently held by State Representative Bryan Hughes (R) who is running for Senate District 1. House District 5 includes the counties of Camp, Morris, Rains, Smith (part) Titus, and Wood. The Republican Primary election will be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2016.  Early voting will be from Tuesday, February 16 through …

December 11, 2015

Matching donation through December 31st

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December 3, 2015

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GAWTP Endorsement Bryan Hughes -Senate District 1

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July 10, 2015

JoAnn: AG Accepts Investigation

            Update: Thursday, June 25, 2015 Grassroots America’s Executive Director JoAnn Fleming reports Smith County District Attorney Matt Bingham sent her notification received this week from the Texas Attorney General’s Office (TAGO). DA Bingham confirmed the AG’s office will investigate the actions of County Judge Joel P. Baker and the …

June 26, 2015

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Grassroots America Requests Investigation from DA Bingham

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May 17, 2015

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Press Release: Grassroots America files complaint & requests investigation

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May 7, 2015

Narrative of GAWTP formal complaint filed with the TX Attorney General’s Office against County Judge Joel Baker and the Smith County Commissioners Court

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May 6, 2015

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Complaint Exhibit #1: 08/12/14 Smith County Commissioners Court Agenda

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May 6, 2015

Complaint Exhibit #2: 08/12/14 Smith County Commissioners Court Minutes

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May 6, 2015

Complaint Exhibit #3: 01/28/15 Smith County contract with American Traffic Solutions, Inc.

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May 6, 2015

Endorsement for Tyler ISD Board of Trustees race, District 5

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April 28, 2015

Toll-Free Texas Day this Monday!

Next Monday, March 23 is Toll-Free Texas Day – a Citizen Lobby Day at the Capitol sponsored by: Texans Uniting for Reform and Freedom (TURF), Texas Eagle Forum and Grassroots America Toll roads are a form of double taxation, and they do not belong in Texas. Predictably, Austin is overrun with toll road lobbyists. Join …

March 20, 2015

JoAnn – Conference Call Thurs w/House Members

Grassroots America Kicks Off Weekly Conference Calls with Legislators Mobilizing the Texas grassroots conservative movement  Empowering “We the People” What’s really happening in the Texas Legislature? What bills are moving? What bills are stuck? Find out what YOU can do to help. Join us for a Texas Grassroots Conference Call! Mark your calendar now for …

February 28, 2015

Austin update from our Executive Director JoAnn Fleming:

Austin update from our Executive Director JoAnn Fleming:   Friends, This is a two-part message.  First, today Gov. Greg Abbott gave his State of the State message at a joint session of the Texas House and Senate.  He laid out his emergency items and other top priorities. In a press release, Grassroots America gave this review: …

February 18, 2015

JoAnn: Historic Gun Bills Pass Out of Senate Committee!

Dan Patrick Lieutenant Governor of Texas President of the Senate   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Thursday, February 12, 2015 512-463-0715 Lt. Governor Patrick Makes a Statement on Passage of SB 17 and SB 11 AUSTIN – Today, Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick gave the following statement on the passage of gun bills from the Senate State …

February 13, 2015

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JoAnn: Conference Call – Border Security

Urgent Conference Call Sunday, February 15 @ 3 PM CST. What:  Urgent conference call regarding state border security funding with JoAnn Fleming, Executive Director, Grassroots America Why:   Funding for continued border enforcement is necessary while we continue to work toward the strongest state border enforcement measures possible. Without funding in the Supplemental Spending bill for …

February 13, 2015

Lt. Gov. Appoints Our Exec. Director!

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January 27, 2015

JoAnn: Home Town Hero Fights for His Country

    Fearless Champion of Freedom Grassroots America Applauds US House Congressman Louie Gohmert   For Immediate Release Contact:  JoAnn Fleming, (903) 894-7204 Tyler, Texas, US Congressional District 1 – Grassroots America – We the People, the largest constitutional conservative organization in East Texas and one of the largest in the state, thanks Congressman Louie …

January 7, 2015

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Fleming & Schaefer representing East Texas in Austin

Fleming & Schaefer Panelists for Texas Public Policy Foundation’s 13th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature    On January 8 in Austin, Grassroots America’s Executive Director JoAnn Fleming and District 6 State Representative Matt Schaefer will bring constitutional conservative solutions to a panel titled “Texas and Immigration: State Solutions for a National Challenge” at Texas Public …

January 5, 2015

Schaefer Fights for Border Security!

Patriots: Here’s a big “See, I told you so” when it comes to the predictable political games being played by Perry, Dewhurst, and Straus when it comes to border security. Now that President Obama has declared amnesty for some 5 million illegals (with much more to come), what do our state leaders do? Draw down …

December 5, 2014

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