Briscoe Cain: Taxpayer-Funded Lobbyists Rake In Millions

Senate Bill 2, which the legislature passed, requires many local taxing units – cities and counties – to get voter approval if they want to increase their property tax revenue by more than 3.5 percent. A poll found that 72 percent of Texans “support requiring local governments to ask voters before raising property tax revenues more than set amount.”

With support from our constituents, why was this taxpayer-friendly legislation not passed years ago? One of the reasons is there is a group that gets paid to advocate against our constituents: taxpayer-funded lobbyists.

Representative Briscoe Cain Appointed Chair of House Select Committee on Driver’s License Issuance and Renewal

DEER PARK, Texas – – State Representative Briscoe Cain (Deer Park) has been appointed by Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen to serve as Chair of the newly-formed House Select Committee on Driver’s License Issuance and Renewal.  “The constituents of District 128 sent me to Austin with a mandate — to cut bureaucratic red tape and …

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Cain files Texas Heartbeat Bill

Today, Texas State Representative Briscoe Cain (R-Deer Park) filed House Bill 1500, known as the Texas Heartbeat Bill. This commonsense piece of legislation codifies the straightforward idea—if the heartbeat is detected, the baby is protected. Representatives Phil King (R-Weatherford), Dan Flynn (R-Van), Tan Parker (R-Flower Mound), and Rick Miller (R-Sugar Land) have boldly stepped forward as joint-authors.

Representative Briscoe Cain’s Announces 4 Key Endorsements in Re-election Bid

(Baytown, TX) On Friday,  December 8, Rep. Briscoe Cain’s Campaign announced the freshman representative had secured four of the most influential conservative endorsements in Harris County.  Dr. Steven Hotze, President of the influential Conservative Republicans of Texas PAC, Terry Lowry of the LinkLetter, Gary Polland of the Texas Conservative Review, and the Texas Conservative View, …

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Representative Briscoe Cain’s Campaign Completes First Canvass of HD128

Representative Briscoe Cain’s Campaign Completes First Canvass of HD128 2018 Support Far Exceeding 2016 Numbers (Baytown, TX) On Friday,  December 8, Rep. Briscoe Cain’s Campaign announced it had completed a first round of canvassing District 128, knocking on doors of thousands of Republican primary voters since the regular legislative session.  Supporters of Rep. Cain have …

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Rep. Briscoe Cain Announces First Round of Endorsements from Elected Officials

Rep. Briscoe Cain Announces First Round of Endorsements from Elected Officials Slate Includes Every Real Republican House Member in Harris County Today, Representative Briscoe Cain (R-Deer Park) announced the first round of endorsements from elected officials in his campaign for reelection for Texas House District 128.  The list includes conservative representatives who served with Rep. …

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Briscoe Cain Announces Re-Election Campaign

Briscoe Cain Announces Re-Election Campaign County and Republican Party leaders join Cain’s Re-Election effort   (Deer Park, TX) Monday, Rep. Briscoe Cain announced his re-election campaign to the Texas House of Representatives from District 128. Cain was recently named the most conservative legislator in Texas by a Rice University study.   “I campaigned on a …

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