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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 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

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

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

Attorney General Caught Paying Former Employees, Progress Texas Asks Auditor to Investigate

May 3, 2016
Last week, we submitted a letter to the Texas State Auditor’s office requesting an investigation into Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s potential misuse of state funds and abuse of office.
Progress Texas Requests State Auditor to Investigate Indicted AG Ken Paxton

Video: More Proof of How Texas Anti-Abortion Laws Harm Women

March 24, 2016
Increased wait times and delayed care for all Texas women seeking abortions, but the list goes on.
Abortion Video HB2 Harms Texas Women