Too bad we didn't bring any holy water or sage to cleanse them. Neither did I get my Slurpee.
It was also an honor to be asked to be the lead speaker for it, and ended up getting quoted in the San Antonio Express-News article about the event. I also enjoyed the conversations I had with many of the attendees.
For five hours they not only heard our voices, but three lobbying teams visited key House legislators and senate legislators.
And what did I have to say about Texas legislative oppression?
“When you have people like the trans community who have had to fight tooth and nail just to exist, we’re not going to roll over for legislative repression."
Nope, we're going to fight it with every fiber of our being. And yeah, we'll be back when you have those hearings on Rep. Ron Simmons' unjust bills..