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Friday, June 6, 2014
Jon Stewart Drops Truth Bomb on Open Carry Texas

Last night, Jon Stewart spent almost his entire show (three separate segments) tearing into Open Carry Texas - a Texas gun rights organization gaining national attention bringing assault weapons into public restaurants and stores. Continue reading this post »

Friday, June 6, 2014
Breitbart Texas Twisting Itself in Knots to Defend Ken Paxton

Breitbart Texas, a state-based off-shoot of the national Tea Party site, was formed earlier this year to (apparently) give the Texas Tea Party another fake "news source" for their propaganda purposes. Continue reading this post »

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Sign the petition and show Greg Abbott and the Republicans that they are outnumbered.

Progress Texas has joined forces with Equality Texas to push back on the Republican ban on marriage for same-sex couples.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Ten Ridiculous Tea Party Flip-Flops on American POW
Last weekend, President Obama arranged for America's only POW from the 13-year war in Afghanistan to return home, in exchange for 5 Taliban officers who were going to be released anyway. Here's a look at some of the most ridiculous Tea Pa
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Abbott Ruling Allows GOP to Deny Gay Conservatives

The Republican Party of Texas has denied a request by a group of gay conservatives to host a booth during its state convention.

And it was a ruling by none other than Greg Abbott, the Republican nominee for Governor, that enables the RPT to get away with it.

Continue reading this post »

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The 2014 Republican Ticket, Men: 15, Women: 0

You—like us here at Progress Texas—might have noticed something distinct missing from the statewide Republican ticket. Greg, Dan, Ken, Glenn, Sid… but not a single woman. Continue reading this post »

Friday, May 23, 2014
Greg Abbott Supporter Funds “Abortion Barbie” Posters

On Thursday, obscene “Abortion Barbie” posters depicting gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis—commissioned by a self-proclaimed Greg Abbott supporter—were papered across Los Angeles. Continue reading this post »

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Gregg Costa Confirmed to 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Major update in our Why Courts Matter campaign - former Texas District Court Judge Gregg Costa was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate today to one of the Texas-based vacancies on the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Continue reading this post »

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