Entries by US Pastor Council Staff

Texas Legislature May Be Staying Late

BOB ESCHLIMAN, Charisma News The collective patience of more than 750 pastors in Texas has nearly run out, but they still have a champion on their side in Austin. The legislative session ends May 29, but the House of Representatives—under the leadership of Speaker Joe Straus, who is feeling pressure from a small number of […]

Mr. Speaker, your dictatorial leadership is what is regrettable

By Rev. Dave Welch, President, Texas Pastor Council In response to Lt. Governor Dan Patrick’s press conference today (see article below) declaring his commitment to fulfilling promises to the people even if a special session is required, House Speaker Joe Straus complained that, “Governor Patrick’s threat to force a special session unless he gets everything […]

Trump Expands Ban on Foreign Aid Abortion Funding

BRANDON SHOWALTER, Christian Post Pro-life leaders are elated following President Trump’s implementation of an executive order modernizing the Mexico City policy to further ensure that no foreign aid dollars will be used to fund organizations who perform abortions overseas. The Trump administration implemented the renamed executive memorandum, called “Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance” which […]