Monday, August 18, 2014
Rick Perry's Inconvenient History With Republicans Charged with Drunk Driving

Rick Perry is defending his attempt to coerce Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg out of office—an attempt which resulted in not one, but two indictment charges—by claiming that he was taking a stance against her drunk driving conviction. Continue reading this post »

Monday, August 18, 2014
Fact: Democrats Did Not Lead Perry's Grand Jury Investigation

A central talking point in Rick Perry’s public relations defense campaign—that his abuse of office and coercion felony indictment is a partisan attack orchestrated by the left—is an absolute farce. Republicans—folks in his own party—have been at the helm of the investigation into Perry’s crimes since day one. Continue reading this post »

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Rick Perry Has $5 Million in Political Funds, Yet Charges Taxpayers for Private Legal Defense
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Rick Perry’s Theatrics Ignore Reality

Today Rick Perry responded to felony indictments against him. In his speech, he talked about vetoes, but the reality of the case is one he didn’t address: using the powers of office as leverage to make threats. Continue reading this post »

Friday, August 15, 2014
BREAKING: Rick Perry Indicted on Two Criminal Charges

Governor Rick Perry was indicted by a grand jury today on two criminal charges, coercion and abuse of power, after a four-month investigation by a Republican special prosecutor.  Continue reading this post »

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Progress Texas Spanish Radio Ad Hits Republicans on DREAM Act

Progress Texas produced a hard-hitting ad on Spanish-language radio knocking Republicans for a vote to deport an estimated 500,000 “DREAMers,” people brought to the US as children who have grown up as productive members of our society. Many Texas voters recognize DREAMers as loved ones and upstanding members of their communities. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Do Republican Politicians Endorse Anti-Abortion Scare Tactics?

Earlier this week Progress Texas joined forces with NARAL Pro-Choice Texas to release a video containing undercover audio of a training hosted by anti-abortion groups at the State Capitol. Continue reading this post »

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Undercover Audio Reveals Intimidation Tactics of Texas Anti-Abortion Groups

NARAL Pro-Choice Texas and Progress Texas released a video today containing audio from “Keeping Abortion Facilities Closed,” a training hosted by Texas anti-abortion groups at the State Capitol on August 4, 2014. Continue reading this post »


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