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We Delivered Empty Chairs to Ted Cruz's Office to Protest Federal Judicial Vacancies

October 5, 2016
The empty seat on the Supreme Court is just a small part of the major vacancy problem in our federal courts.
Progress Texas Delivers Empty Chairs to Ted Cruz

Why Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick is Wrong About Black Lives Matter

October 3, 2016
More disturbing than his hypocrisy is how his words distract from real solutions.
Black Lives Matter

The Right's Unholy Attacks on Nonexistent 'Sanctuary Cities'

October 3, 2016
At the moment there are no sanctuary cities in Texas. Makes one wonder what all the fuss is about, doesn’t it?

Hispanic Heritage: More Than Just Taco Trucks

September 29, 2016
Latino outreach is important all year, not just during Heritage Month or election season.
Hispanic Heritage Month Texas

Despite Judicial Committee Hearing, Federal Judge Vacancies Mount to 13

September 28, 2016
Under Cruz and Cornyn, with every occasional judge appointment comes a mountain of new vacancies.
Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick Double-Down on Their Support for Trump

Hostilities at Hofstra? The First Presidential Debate of 2016

September 25, 2016
Another term for empty celebrity is empty suit, and that is exactly how Clinton should regard Trump.
Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump Debate

How Can We Create Economic Opportunity for Young Texans?

September 22, 2016
Three young adults share their stories of struggling to find jobs in Texas.
Young Adult Economic Opportunity Texas

Republican Wants to “Deny the Hispanics a Record Vote” on Racist Textbook

September 22, 2016
Chicano activists don’t want special treatment - they want equal treatment, which starts with equal exposure in schools.
Board of Education, SBOE, Mexican-American Heritage, Textbook, Education

Prospects for School Privatization Schemes

September 21, 2016
Is it just a coincidence that private school funding schemes are gaining steam as a far more diverse bunch of kids are sitting in our public classrooms?
Prospects for Texas school privatization schemes