Texas Action Alert: No Resources for NSA Spying, Support HB3916

Texas is home to a massive physical NSA facility that relies on the independent Texas power grid to operate. That power is provided by the country’s largest public utility, and Texas can turn it off by passing HB3916. (learn more here) It has been referred to the House State Affairs Committee.

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South Carolina Action Alert: Help Legalize Industrial Hemp, Nullify the Federal Ban, Support S559

South Carolina S559 expands on the 2014 state law legalizing industrial hemp by creating the needed mechanisms to put the law into effect and begin planting. The bill must pass through the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee successfully before it can receive a full state senate vote. Take the following action steps to support this important bill.

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Missouri Action Alert: Help Nullify Federal Hemp Ban, Support HB830 and SB255

Missouri HB830 and SB255 and would legalize industrial hemp for production, and effectively nullify the federal ban.

STATUS: HB830 passed through two committees and moves to the House floor. SB255 must pass through the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee successfully. Take the following action steps to support these important bills.

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Florida Action Alert: Help Stop Drone Surveillance, Support S0766 and H0649

In 2013, SB92 was passed into law, taking good first steps to stop warrantless drone spying. (read about it here)

For 2015, two complementary bills in the Senate (S0766) and House (H0649) would further restrict drone surveillance. S0766 must pass through the Senate Judiciary Committee successfully, and H0649 must pass through the House Civil Justice Subcommittee successfully before the bills can receive full votes in their respective chambers. Take the following steps to support these important bills.

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Stop Helping Federal Gun Control: Six Reasons to Support Montana HB203

Montana HB203, a bill to restrict state resources and personnel from being used to enforce any new federal gun control measures passed both the state House and the Senate and will be off to Gov. Bullock’s desk soon. Gary Marbut of theMontana Shooting Sports Association sent out an alert and copy of a letter he’s…

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Florida Action Alert: Help Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill, Support H269

Florida H269 would nullify in practice some FDA restrictions on terminally ill patients. It passed through the House Health Innovation Subcommittee by a unanimous 12-0 vote. The bill must now pass successfully through the House Insurance & Banking Subcommittee. Take the following steps to support the bill.

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Texas Action Alert: Help Stop Unconstitutional Federal Acts, Support HB1751

Texas (HB1751) would create a mechanism for the state to deny material support and compliance to support unconstitutional federal acts. It must pass through the State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select Committee before it can receive a full vote in the state house. Take the following steps to support this important bill.

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