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Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Glenn Hegar: Ridiculously Unqualified, Mistake for Comptroller

Glenn Hegar, the Republican candidate for comptroller, has said it himself: he isn’t remotely qualified for the job of comptroller. But you don’t have to take his word for it. Continue reading this post »

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Progress Texas Get Out the Vote Ad

Like a good progressive, I am sure you already voted early. But if you haven't, take a moment and make a plan to ensure you make it to the polls this year. You can also share our new Get-Out-The-Vote video with your friends and family so that they can be reminded to vote, too.

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Friday, October 24, 2014
How to Talk to Your Crazy Uncle About Marriage Equality

Even as marriage equality sweeps across states throughout the country—32 and counting— Texas Republicans remain hell bent on discriminating against LGBTQ Texans, using some insanely backwards and bigoted arguments to deny loving Texan couples the Continue reading this post »

Friday, October 24, 2014
Insurance Salesman Wayne Faircloth Profited From Ike's Destruction

The race for Galveston's House District 23 seat in the Texas Legislature features insurance salesman Wayne Faircloth - who may be the most corrupt politician running for the Legislature. Continue reading this post »

Friday, October 24, 2014
Texas Trooper Tries to Mess With a Texas Woman

The voter ID law discriminates against Texans and disenfranchises voters. Now, the state of Texas has threatened jail time to at least one Texas woman trying to get the ID she needed to vote. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Texas Could Elect A Felon As Attorney General

Today, a poll came out that showed Republican Ken Paxton - who has been prominently endorsed by Ted Cruz - leading in the race for Attorney General of Texas. That means Texas may be about to elect a felon as Attorney General. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, October 23, 2014
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New Poll: Texas Latino Voters Support Abortion Access

New polling data released by the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health indicates that the conservative myth regarding Latino attitudes toward abortion is completely false. Continue reading this post »

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Beautiful Disaster - The Republican Hoax of the Texas Miracle
Republicans like to talk about a "Texas Miracle," in which conservative policies were a magic wand waved over the land that created a mystical utopia. It sounds like quite the tall tale - and that's because it is.
 
We call it a "Beautiful Disaster."
 

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