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Texas GOP Ruled Racist by Federal Courts for Third Time Since March

April 20, 2017
Republican-drawn maps were an indefensible exercise to deny people of color fair representation.

Texas House Republicans Move to Fully Defund Planned Parenthood

April 7, 2017
Instead of funding legitimate health care providers, House GOP doubled funding for anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Planned Parenthood Texas Budget

Texas Republicans File 28 Anti-Abortion Bills This Session

March 15, 2017
Undeterred by the US Supreme Court calling out the lies they used to justify restrictions in previous sessions, anti-abortion politicians are at it again.

Beyond Bathrooms: Other Anti-LGBTQ Bills to Watch Out for This Session

March 10, 2017
Republicans have filed more than 20 bills that would target LGBTQ youth, override local control, and green light religious refusals.
LGBTQ Equality Texas Legislature

The Fight for Equal Pay in the Texas Legislature

February 21, 2017
The forces that drive the pay gap are complex — but the good news is that we know there are effective solutions out there, and progressives in the Texas legislature are fighting for them.
Equal Pay for Equal Work Texas legislature

Texas Progressive Groups Bring Fight for Reproductive Rights and Justice to the State Capitol

February 9, 2017
The coalition envisions a Texas where everyone — regardless of their age, income, zip code, gender identity, immigration status, or whether they are incarcerated or detained — has access to all reproductive health care options.
Trust Respect Access Texas Reproductive RIghts

Texas Progressives Move to Eliminate ‘Tampon Tax’ in 2017 Legislative Session

November 22, 2016
Bills take aim at gender equity by eliminating unfair sales tax on feminine hygiene products.
Tampon Tax Texas

Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

November 21, 2016
GOP in Texas Legislature started filing bills that would eviscerate abortion access and target LGBTQ equality.
Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

Dallas County: State House District 107 - Democrat Victoria Neave v. Republican Ken Sheets

October 21, 2016
The stakes in this race couldn’t be any higher. The real issues that matter hang in the balance.
Sheets Neave Texas House District 107

Dallas County: State House District 105 - Democrat Terry Meza v. Republican Rodney Anderson

October 21, 2016
Anderson has spent his time in the state legislature working for powerful special interests instead of the hardworking families in Grand Praire and Irving.
Terry Meza Rodney Anderson Texas

Texas Republicans Move to Slash Paychecks of 1.2 Million Texans

September 20, 2016
Texas is mounting a costly lawsuit to deny more than a million Texans — and 12.5 million Americans — a long overdue raise.
Texas Republicans Overtime Slash Paycheck

5,400 Texans to Texas Senate: Defund Anti-Abortion Group

September 13, 2016
Texans across state demand Texas stop playing politics with women’s health program.

Groundbreaking 'All Access' Concert Series Aims to Shatter Abortion Stigma

September 8, 2016
Reproductive rights and justice groups across Texas and the country are coming together this weekend to shatter abortion stigma.
All Access Abortion Texas

Top 10 Stories of the Summer of 2016

September 2, 2016
A round up of the biggest stories we covered this summer.

Texas Republicans Need to Stop Attacking Transgender Rights

August 26, 2016
Texas Republicans are jeopardizing the lives, health, and safety of transgender people in a brutish attempt to score political points.
Texas GOP Uses “Religious Freedom” to Discriminate Against LGBT Texans

Calling All Reproductive Rights Activists: Win a Trip to Netroots Nation 2016

May 4, 2016
Are you a Texan who cares about reproductive rights, justice, and freedom? Do you think it would be cool to have your words reach thousands of Texans?
Netroots Blogger Competition