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No Blue Tarp Bills

Insurance special interests are once again trying to rob Texas policyholders of their constitutional rights.Tell lawmakers to stand for their constituents and preserve policyholder protections.

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  • Lawmakers Take Steps Towards Safer Roads

    Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    Texas lawmakers are one step closer to clearing road blocks to a #SafeTexas. Yesterday, the House Insurance Committee unanimously approved HB 915, which would remove dangerous phantom insurance policies from Texas roads. 

  • Press Release: House Insurance Hearing on HB 1774

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    After being rejected last session, insurance lobbyists are again pushing legislation (HB 1774 & SB 10, more aptly called the "Blue Tarp Bills") that would lessen penalties for property insurers that hurt their customers. 

  • Texas Watch's Written Testimony for HB 719

    Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    We entrust our medical care to professionals. Often, these professionals save lives. But sometimes this trust is violated and precious lives are ended or changed forever through carelessness or incompetence.

  • Podcast: The Blue Tarp Bills