Friday, August 29, 2003

PACs and businesses that support Proposition 12 contributed a total of $5,315,767 to Governor Rick Perry, Lt. Governor David Dewhurst and current members of the legislature during the 2002 election cycle, a new Texans for Public Justice analysis found. With support from Perry and Dewhurst, the Texas Legislature placed Prop. 12 (HJR 3) on the September 13 ballot. This constitutional amendment would allow the legislature to limit damages on all civil lawsuits without judicial review. Read More