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Will Legislature be All Engine Noise and No Action?

January 23, 2017
Pedal to metal or slow ride, this session will be a wreck

We Will Respect Trump When Trump Respects Us

January 20, 2017
Does anyone see any sign in Trump that he respects any of us, Republican, Democrat or Independent?
Inauguration 2017

Five Texas Congressmen to Boycott Trump Inauguration

January 18, 2017
Texas congressmen Joaquin Castro, Lloyd Doggett, Al Green, Filemon Vela, and Vicente Gonzalez will join nearly 60 members in boycotting the inauguration.
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"Liberty and Justice for All" is not a tall tale

January 13, 2017
Demanding a fair shot for all at a life of dignity and prosperity is what progressives have been about all along

A Guide to Inauguration Resistance Events in Texas

January 13, 2017
Find an event near you and join the resistance.
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The GOP Votes for Suffering

January 9, 2017
Congressional Republicans and their co-conspirators around the country are slobbering all over themselves at the prospect of repealing Obamacare.

How Rick Perry Could Save the World as Energy Secretary

January 9, 2017
The last thing we want is Perry getting close to one button or another and asking a technician, “Hey, what does this do?”

Progressive Lawmakers Lead with Fight for Equal Pay, Paid Leave, and Fair Wages

January 6, 2017
With the state’s legislative session starting this month, progressive lawmakers in Texas have taken the lead in championing fair and equal wages for all working Texans.
Lege preview Equal Pay

Uninsured Texans Fear the Worst from Texas Republicans This Session

January 3, 2017
Previewing the #TXLege - how health care coverage is going to change in 2017.
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Five Things to Know About Marijuana Policy Reform for the Texas Legislature

January 3, 2017
Previewing the #TXLege - here is the current state of marijuana policy in Texas.