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Texas Senate GOP Sneak Vouchers Into Bipartisan School Finance Bill

May 23, 2017
Republicans in Texas Senate hijacked a bipartisan school finance reform bill to add a special education voucher program… and cut $1 billion from House’s plan.
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Local Leaders From Across Texas Launch “Summer of Resistance”

May 16, 2017
"Summer of Resistance” is a coordinated effort to fight back against the Texas GOP’s racist, anti-immigrant “show me your papers” law, SB4.
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Marijuana Policy Reform in Texas Reached New Heights This Session

May 16, 2017
Significant steps forward this session give reason for high hope for the future of marijuana policy reform in Texas.
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Watch This Texas Representative Take Down Tea Party Politicians for Hurting Hungry Children

May 11, 2017
“In the end, it ain’t power, it ain’t privilege that really defines us. It’s character. It’s kindness. It’s love.” - Rep. Helen Giddings
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ACLU Fights Back Against Texas GOP’s Racist ‘Papers Please’ Law

May 9, 2017
The ACLU issued a “travel advisory”, warning Americans across the country that their constitutional rights may be violated in Texas.
No SB4

Gun Rights Extremists Push to Repeal Mandatory Gun Licensing

April 20, 2017
GOP legislators focus on unlicensed carry, ignoring law enforcement.
Gun Sense Action

Why Texas' Mandatory Campus Sexual Assault Reporting Bill Could Do More Harm Than Good

April 14, 2017
College sexual assault groups and survivors are encouraging Texas lawmakers to oppose Senate Bill 576
Not on my campus

Sandra Bland Act Sets Stage for Major Criminal Justice Reform in Texas

April 10, 2017
“Sandra Bland's traffic violation led to her death. This is not good for America no matter who you are.” - Rep. Garnet Coleman (D - Houston)
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Has Anyone Seen Ted Cruz?

April 7, 2017
Olly Olly Oxen Free!
Ted Crus is Missing

Texas Resistance Events Continue in April

March 31, 2017
Texans continue to stand together- Join the fight!
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March on April 15 to Demand Trump Disclose His Taxes

March 29, 2017
How about those tax returns, President Trump?
Tax March

This Man Said What Other Texas Republicans Won't About the "Bathroom Bill"

March 28, 2017
Houstonians are calling out TV stations for giving Steven Hotze and his brand hate and fear mongering a megaphone
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Resist & Persist: Put These 5 Numbers in Your Phone

March 6, 2017
It’s time to add your elected officials' phone numbers to your Favorites list.
Call Your Reps

4 Ways Progressives Are Fighting for Paid Leave for Texas Families

February 28, 2017
Texans deserve the security that comes with knowing they won’t lose their paychecks if they get sick, have a kid, or need to care for a family member.
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Texas Republicans are Playing Town Hall Hooky

February 17, 2017
Voters have grave concerns about the Trump administration - but instead of facing the voters, Texas Republicans are playing hooky during the upcoming congressional recess.

The Fight for Women’s Economic Security in Texas Continues

February 14, 2017
Without economic security, women face unnecessary hardship as they work to provide for the needs of their families.

Five Texas Congressmen to Boycott Trump Inauguration

January 18, 2017
Texas congressmen Joaquin Castro, Lloyd Doggett, Al Green, Filemon Vela, and Vicente Gonzalez will join nearly 60 members in boycotting the inauguration.
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Progressive Lawmakers Lead with Fight for Equal Pay, Paid Leave, and Fair Wages

January 6, 2017
With the state’s legislative session starting this month, progressive lawmakers in Texas have taken the lead in championing fair and equal wages for all working Texans.
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