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Today is Equal Pay Day - But It's No Celebration in Texas

April 11, 2016
Women have to work nearly three and a half months longer for the same amount of pay
Equal Pay Day Texas

Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers

April 1, 2016
“I know we’re on the right side of this.”
Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers

If Republicans Cared About Mental Health Care, They'd Expand Medicaid

March 30, 2016
The stakes are clear: expanding Medicaid would improve mental health in Texas.
Medicaid Expansion Would Increase Mental Health Coverage

Ted Cruz No Better Than Donald Trump

March 25, 2016
Some of the many reasons why Cruz and Trump are more alike than Republicans may want to admit.

Obamacare Numbers Continue to Improve, Despite Republicans

February 17, 2016
The ACA’s full potential to benefit Texans has yet to be realized.
Obamacare Numbers Continue to Improve, Despite Republicans

Three Reasons the Texas Railroad Commission Race Matters

February 12, 2016
Texans have the opportunity to elect a truly progressive candidate for one of our state’s most important - though incorrectly named - state agencies.

Ted Cruz's Complaint About Obamacare Falls Flat

February 3, 2016
it turns out, he never actually lost his coverage.
Ted Cruz' complaint about Obamacare falls flat

4 Decades of Texas Abortion Laws in 2 minutes

January 19, 2016
In the four decades since Roe v. Wade, Texas lawmakers have passed more than 18 anti-abortion measures — turning back the clock on a woman’s right to access abortion care.

Why the Fight for LGBTQ Equality Isn't Over in Texas

January 17, 2016
There is no statewide law in Texas that protects Texans from being fired or discriminated against due to their sexual orientation or gender expression.
LGBT Rainbow Flag

Halloween Slideshow: Meet the Anti's

October 30, 2015
The Anti's claim to be “pro-life” but are really just hell bent on banning abortion in Texas and controlling women’s bodies...health and safety be damned.
meet the antis