November 14, 2016

Campbell Files Founding Principles Act

AUSTIN – On the first day to file bills for the 85th Legislature, Senator Campbell introduced the Founding Principles Act (SB 174) and Uniform Election Day Act (SB 173), two important initiatives she hopes to pass this upcoming session. The Founding Principles Act requires high school students to successfully complete a semester course on the founding principles of the United …

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August 24, 2016

Senator Campbell Tours San Antonio Residential Center for Veterans

SAN ANTONIO — Senator Donna Campbell, Chairwoman of the Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Committee, visited the National Veterans Outreach Program (NVOP) Residential Center for Veterans on Tuesday, August 23rd. She toured the facility with NVOP President and CEO, Carlos Martinez, and other leaders of the organization. “Veterans have our backs when they serve to defend our freedoms and …

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August 5, 2016

Senator Campbell Recognizes Schertz Student Alexander Gill as TASSP Winner

SAN ANTONIO, TX – State Senator Donna Campbell announced Alexander Gill will be the recipient of the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP) from Senate District 25, with a formal presentation ceremony in front of family and friends Friday at her San Antonio district office. “Alexander Gill is an outstanding young man who exemplifies the virtues of those who serve …

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June 23, 2016

Sen. Campbell Applauds Hazlewood Decision Upholding Tuition Benefits for Texas Veterans by Fifth Circuit

AUSTIN– State Senator Donna Campbell released the following statement upon hearing of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal’s reversal of the district court and in favor of the Texas residency requirement for veterans to receive benefits under the Hazlewood Act. “Today I celebrate with Texas veterans the court’s decision to uphold the constitutionality of tuition benefits guaranteed by the Hazlewood …

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April 12, 2016

Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs and Military Installations Brings Hearing to Corpus Christi to Explore Improving Military Value of Bases

AUSTIN, TX – The Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs and Military Installations will meet in the Council Chambers at Corpus Christi City Hall on Thursday to hear testimony relating to compatibility use and encroachment of Texas military installations with the goal of improving the overall military value of installations in Texas. Testimony is expected from Captain Christopher Misner, commanding officer …

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August 31, 2013

Campbell Letter to Mayor Castro Opposes Controversial Ordinance

AUSTIN– State Senator Donna Campbell wrote an open letter to Mayor Julian Castro, adding her voice to the number of concerned Texans who have come out against San Antonio’s proposed nondiscriminatory ordinance. Many community leaders are worried the LGBT ordinance will penalize families, churches, and businesses for holding traditional views about marriage or being unwilling to provide benefits to same-sex …

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August 13, 2013

Senator Campbell Named As Top 5 Courageous Conservative

AUSTIN– Sen. Donna Campbell was named by the Texas Conservative Coalition as one of the top five “Courageous Conservatives” in the Texas Senate for her voting record during the 83rd Legislative Session. “Courageous Conservatives” were announced and recognized for their unwavering advocacy for the principles of limited government, individual liberty, free enterprise, and traditional values. Other winners in the Senate …

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August 6, 2013

Sen. Campbell Votes for Roads, Boosts Highway Funding by $1.2B

“Today the Legislature removed road blocks to economic growth…” AUSTIN– State Senator Donna Campbell’s push to find new funding for our roads finally paid off with the passage of SJR 1 and HB 1. The two transportation bills cleared both the House and the Senate Monday night. Upon passage, Sen. Campbell released the following statement: “Today the Legislature removed road …

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August 2, 2013

Campbell to Host Three Town Halls

AUSTIN – With the Texas Legislature finally adjourned after three special sessions, Senator Campbell announced a series of upcoming town halls. The town halls will take place across the district, with three scheduled so far in San Antonio, San Marcos, and New Braunfels. They provide an important opportunity for constituents to discuss in length the legislative work done during the …

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July 20, 2013

Sen. Campbell Plays Key Role in Passage of Pro-Life Legislation

“All life is precious and tonight Texas voted along bipartisan lines to protect the sanctity of life…” State Senator Donna Campbell released the following statement upon passing HB 2, the abortion omnibus bill which passed overwhelmingly after two special sessions: “All life is precious and tonight Texas voted along bipartisan lines to protect the sanctity of life. With the passage of …

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