Category Archives: Texas lobby law

Hearing in Empower Texans case in Austin March 20

According to this article. ¬†This is a huge case with very important implications for freedom of speech and association, specifically, the freedom to associate with like-minded persons without being subject to government demands for a list of group members or supporters. ¬†Texas hasn’t seen the level of campaign finance or related political litigation that some other states have seen, but this is a big one that we will watch closely.

Empower Texans’ federal court complaint is available here.