Craig on the Issues

image (1)Conservative Leadership

  • Unanimously elected President Pro Tempore of the (83rd) Interim Session of the Texas Senate
  • Chairman of Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Economic Development
  • Member, Senate Committee on Business and Commerce, State Affairs and Nominations
  • Member, Texas State Senate Republican Caucus
  • Member, Texas Conservative Coalition Research Institute
  • Appointed by Governor Perry to serve on Western States Water Council
  • Named “Fighter for Free Enterprise” by the Texas Association of Business


Conservative Resultsphoto (5)

When it comes to balancing the needs of government and protecting our personal liberties, please rest assured that I will always choose to protect our personal liberties. Whether its excessive taxation, illegal immigration, or protecting the Second Amendment – my goal will be to protect and preserve your rights. There is a reason we have a constitution, and for those in government it should be required reading.

  • Authored and passed new homeowner and property owner protections
  • Passed voter Photo ID bill
  • Passed balanced state budget with NO new taxes
  • Passed resolution calling for a federal balanced budget amendment
  • Restored local control to public education
  • Passed pro-life “sonogram” bill
  • Passed “Loser Pays” tort reform
  • Passed requirement to show proof of citizenship to obtain a Texas Drivers License
  • Passed stronger border security measures
  • Passed 2nd Amendment gun owner rights protections
  • Passed a resolution reaffirming States’ rights
  • Helped protect public safety with first-in-the-nation “fracking” chemical disclosure bill
  • Passed senior citizen property tax rate reduction
  • Strongly Opposes Amnesty
  • Strongly Opposes Obamacare