MON brief 7.12.21
Conservative streak at GOP continues
Welcome to the morning brief. If you were forwarded this email, be sure to sign up (free or paid) not to miss a beat.
MATT RINALDI is the new chairman of the Texas GOP.
A former State Representative from Dallas, Rinaldi has spent much of the last year advocating against state-backed lockdowns via Twitter and at rallies around the state.
The top spot of the Texas GOP has with greater frequency been filled by conservatives after decades of establishment-aligned leadership.
VACCINATION RATES are an unwitting witness to the intended effect of election “fortification” (rigging).
ELECTION INTEGRITY bills passed out of both House (HB3) and Senate (SB1) committees over the weekend.
Lauding the quick passage of the House’s measure, Rep. Matt Shaheen undermined the lamest talking point lawmakers use to excuse inaction on priority measures, “we ran out of time.”
HB3, a solid election integrity bill, was filed, posted, referred, and voted out of committee in less than 120 hours. During the session, the Senate suspended rules to move a bill through the entire process in just one day.
Inaction in Austin is on purpose. Your elected officials are lying to you if they say otherwise.
Hit the links
Thanks for reading
Please feel free to contact me (reply to this email or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions, comments, suggestions, or tips.
One last thing, to be sure you always receive these emails, 1) move this message to your inbox and 2) add email@example.com to your contacts (hover over the from the line).