Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Prohibiting Taxpayer Funding To Abortion Providers

July 28, 2017 | Austin, Texas | Press Release | Legislative

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 14 or SB 4, which address Governor Abbott’s call to prohibit local and state government from providing taxpayer funds to abortion providers. The Governor thanks these members of the legislature for their commitment to end local and state taxpayer funding for abortion providers.

HB 14 (Springer, Drew)

Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Anderson, Rodney

Ashby, Trent

Bailes, Ernest

Bell, Cecil

Biedermann, Kyle

Bohac, Dwayne

Bonnen, Dennis

Bonnen, Greg

Burkett, Cindy

Burns, Dwayne

Burrows, Dustin

Button, Angie Chen

Cain, Briscoe

Capriglione, Giovanni

Clardy, Travis

Cyrier, John

Dale, Tony

Darby, Drew

Dean, Jay

Elkins, Gary

Faircloth, Wayne

Flynn, Dan

Frank, James

Frullo, John

Geren, Charlie

Goldman, Craig

Hefner, Cole

Huberty, Dan

Isaac, Jason

Keough, Mark

King, Phil

Klick, Stephanie

Krause, Matt

Lambert, Stan

Landgraf, Brooks

Lang, Mike

Leach, Jeff

Metcalf, Will

Meyer, Morgan

Miller, Rick

Murphy, Jim

Murr, Andrew

Oliverson, Tom

Parker, Tan

Paul, Dennis

Phelan, Dade

Phillips, Larry

Price, Four

Rinaldi, Matt

Roberts, Kevin

Sanford, Scott

Schaefer, Matt

Schofield, Mike

Schubert, Leighton

Simmons, Ron

Springer, Drew

Stickland, Jonathan

Stucky, Lynn

Swanson, Valoree

Thompson, Ed

VanDeaver, Gary

Villalba, Jason

Wray, John

SB 4 (Schwertner, Charles)

Bettencourt, Paul

 Birdwell, Brian

 Buckingham, Dawn

 Burton, Konni

 Campbell, Donna

 Creighton, Brandon

 Estes, Craig

 Hall, Bob

 Hancock, Kelly

 Huffines, Donald

 Huffman, Joan

 Hughes, Bryan

 Kolkhorst, Lois

 Lucio, Eddie

 Nelson, Jane

 Nichols, Robert

 Perry, Charles

 Schwertner, Charles

 Seliger, Kel

 Taylor, Larry

 Taylor, Van

*The names above reflect votes cast for legislation, coauthors of bills, press releases announcing legislators’ support for bills, letters to the Governor, and individual legislators’ notification to the Office of the Governor expressing their support for specific bills.