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Texas YRs Push Criminal Justice Reform at RPT Convention

Texas Young Republicans represent the entire spectrum of the Republican Party.  Many Republican organizations attract only certain segments within the party. Among these are the Tea Party wing, the liberty wing, the moderate wing. The Texas Young Republicans pull from all of those groups and find a way to work together. Sometimes finding agreement on [...]

By |2019-02-16T19:33:21-05:00June 10th, 2018|News|

Statement in Support of Freedom of Conscience and Religious Freedom

We applaud the decision of the Supreme Court that affirmed the importance of the constitutional right of not only freedom of speech, but also freedom of expression and religious freedom upon which our nation was founded. In the 7-2 majority decision, justices appointed by both President Obama and President Clinton sided with conservative justices in [...]

By |2019-02-16T19:33:21-05:00June 4th, 2018|News|

Statement in Support of Striking Down Ban on Online Sports Betting

The Texas Young Republican Federation (TYRF) is thankful and supportive of the recent decision by the Supreme Court of the United States to rule the federal ban on sports betting, Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), as unconstitutional. We back this decision for three reasons:   We support personal responsibility. While we take no [...]

By |2019-02-16T19:33:21-05:00May 19th, 2018|News|

Texas YRs Recognize Congressional Candidates Lance Gooden and Dan Crenshaw

Two Texas Young Republican members are running for United States Congress and are in runoffs to be decided today.  Lance Gooden and Dan Crenshaw are among the most prominent of over a dozen Young Republicans to run for office in this election cycle. Their support from individuals within the Texas Young Republican Federation is significant. [...]

By |2019-02-16T19:33:21-05:00May 16th, 2018|News|