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Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 @ 4:33PM

Rep. Workman Calls for Article V Convention of States

AUSTIN – State Representative Paul Workman attended a press conference alongside Reps. Phil King, Rick Miller, and James White to call for an Article V Convention of States. Article V of the U.S. Constitution provides that Congress shall call a convention for the purposes of proposing amendments to the Constitution…

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Thursday, January 8th, 2015 @ 4:45PM

Rep. Workman Announces Legislation to Create the Texas Border Patrol

AUSTIN – Speaking at the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s 13th annual Policy Orientation, State Representative Paul Workman today announced his plan to file legislation that would create the Texas Border Patrol. “For too long, the federal government has neglected its responsibilities along the U.S.-Mexico border.” said Rep. Workman. “Our citizens…

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Thursday, January 8th, 2015 @ 2:30PM

Rep. Workman Calls for Article V Convention of States to Propose A Balanced Budget Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

AUSTIN – Speaking at the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s 13th annual Policy Orientation, State Representative Paul Workman lent his support to calling for an Article V Convention of States for the purpose of adding a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution. “Congress has a serious spending problem,” said Rep….

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Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 @ 3:10PM

Rep. Workman Questions Municipal League On Private Property Rights

Texas Municipal League’s General Counsel Suggests Private Property Rights Make “No Sense” AUSTIN – State Representative Paul Workman on Monday attended the House Committee on Land & Resource Management’s interim hearing on regulatory authority available to municipalities in their extraterritorial jurisdiction. During the hearing, Scott Houston, General Counsel for the Texas Municipal League,…

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Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 @ 7:51PM

Statement by Rep. Workman on DPS Border Surge

AUSTIN – State Representative Paul Workman this evening released the following statement in response to the decision made by the Governor, Lt. Governor, and House Speaker to authorize the Department of Public Safety to conduct border security operations along the Texas-Mexico border: “By not allocating sufficient resources to the security…

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Monday, June 16th, 2014 @ 10:08AM

Rep. Workman Attends Historic Meeting of State Legislators to Discuss An Article V Convention of States

AUSTIN – State Representative Paul Workman on June 12 and 13 attended the second meeting of the Assembly of State Legislatures in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Assembly of State Legislatures, formerly known as the Mount Vernon Assembly, met at the Indiana State Capitol to begin the process of creating rules under which…

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