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Texas Legislature 2019

Conservative group Empower Texans sues lawmaker to gain state House media credentials

The group, which was granted credentials in the Senate but denied them in the House, argues that the lower chamber's administration chairman engaged in "unconstitutional viewpoint discrimination."

Destin Sensky and Brandon Waltens, two employees of Texas Scorecard, a product of the influential political group Empower Texans, sit at the end of the Texas Senate press table on Jan. 16, 2019. Miguel Gutierrez Jr. / The Texas Tribune.

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