FORT WORTH, Texas — Robert McKnight, Jr., president of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association issued the following statement after S.B. 421, eminent domain reform, succumbed to a Texas House of Representatives deadline Saturday night after House conferees refused to sign a conference report:

“For years, thousands of property owners … Read More

Source: The Texas Tribune | May 22, 2019

By Carlos Anchando, The Texas Tribune

The Texas House approved its version of a Senate bill Wednesday that aims to better protect landowners and local officials throughout the eminent domain process…. Read More

Source: NCBA

Testifying on behalf of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Kansas cattle producer Debbie Lyons-Blythe recently delivered a clear message at a U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee hearing on climate change.“The U.S. cattle industry is proud of its history as stewards of our nation’s … Read More

Soure: USMEF | May 20, 2019

On May 17, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) posted this announcement regarding removal of Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Mexico and … Read More

Source: By Yuri Kageyama for The Associatated Pre… Read More

TSCRA government and public affairs staff and leaders continue to work diligently on pending legislation as the 86th Texas Legislative session continues. This week marked the passing of several important deadlines. Most notably, bills filed in the House of Representatives must be passed by the full House by the end … Read More

Source: Reuters | May 10, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on … Read More

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Source: The Texas Tribune | April 25, 2019

by Kiah Collier

Lawmakers, lobbyists and landowners sparred at a … Read More

Senate Bill 421 will be heard by the Texas House Land and Resource Management Committee next THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.

Please attend and testify for S.B. 421!

This is … Read More