Fox News reports:
With hospitals in Colorado denying unvaccinated patients organ transplants, more people are looking to Texas in the hopes of getting the potentially life-saving procedures.
“Here in Texas, vaccines remain voluntary and never forced,” Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s office told Fox News in a statement. “Anyone being denied critical, life-saving organ transplants is welcome here in Texas, where one’s rights and freedoms are always protected.”
Texas State Rep. Briscoe Cain, a Republican, told Fox News he was happy that Texas hospitals have, for now at least, “chosen to put patients before politics.”
Read the full article. Abbott does not say how Texas is going to come up with these organs.
— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) October 23, 2021
RELATED: Briscoe Cain, you may recall, earned national headlines in 2019 when he tweeted “My AR is ready for you” to Beto O’Rourke, who then contacted the FBI, who did nothing. Twitter did remove the tweet. Earlier in 2019, a Texas school teacher got death threats after Cain accused her of handing out “anti-Trump assignments.”