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On Health Care, Obama Bails Out Texas Republicans. Again.

May 2, 2016
The federal government has extended a program that provides much-needed funding for Texas hospitals providing care to uninsured patients.
Healthcare Thanks Obama Texas

Join These Groups to Celebrate Earth Day in Texas

April 22, 2016
On this Earth Day, check out these partner organizations who fight for a greener, cleaner Texas every day
Earth Day 2016

TransVisible Project Pushes Back Against GOP’s Misinformation Campaign

April 20, 2016
The TransVisible Project showcases portraits of trans Texans to combat misinformation and stereotypes.
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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.

Justice Denied for Texans: Rick Perry Indictment Dismissed Without Trial

February 24, 2016
The people of Texas lost when the former governor vetoed funds to investigate political corruption

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.
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