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Open Letter to Gov. Abbott and Texas Lawmakers: An Attack on Any Texan Is An Attack on All Texans

June 21, 2017
16 groups representing diverse voices across the state denounce the extreme politics driving the Texas legislative agenda and vow to fight back.

Reproductive Justice Group Challenges Legislature to Address Maternal Mortality of Black Women

May 26, 2017
Amidst inaction in prioritizing Texas’ maternal mortality crisis this legislative session, The Afiya Center released a groundbreaking report on the state of Black women in Texas with a briefing at the Capitol.

GOP Plan Would Continue Decades of Expensive Health Care

May 14, 2017
We’ll be poorer. We’ll be sicker. We’ll die sooner.
Trump ACHA

Trumpcare: A Hateful Spectacle

May 5, 2017
It was a hateful spectacle unlike anything this writer has ever seen. U.S. House Republicans were partying their butts off, gleefully celebrating their vote to deny health care to millions of their fellow Americans.
Trumpcare: A Hateful Spectacle

Texas GOP Congressmen Sessions and Culberson Vote to Strip Health Care from Millions of Texans

May 5, 2017
Imperiled incumbents Sessions and Culberson threw the lives and health of Texans under the bus, and Congressman Will Hurd did nothing to stop them.
Hurd Culberson Sessions Trumpcare

GOP Health Care Disaster: Texas Congressional Breakdown

March 24, 2017
A breakdown of how many Texans could lose health insurance coverage per congressional district under the GOP health care plan.

FOX 7: GOP Healthcare Analysis

March 13, 2017
Non-partisan analysts with the congressional budget office have released their report on estimated costs and projected coverage for the GOP's proposed healthcare plan. Our own Glenn Smith weighed in on the issue. 
GOP Healthcare

The Fight for Women’s Economic Security in Texas Continues

February 14, 2017
Without economic security, women face unnecessary hardship as they work to provide for the needs of their families.

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.

FOX 7 Debates: Dismantling Obamacare

January 3, 2017
Republicans are hoping to dismantle the Affordable Care Act as soon as possible. Glenn Smith from Progress Texas explains why that's probably a bad idea... 

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.
TX Lege Health Care

Point Counter-Point: Texas kicking Planned Parenthood out of Medicaid

December 21, 2016
Progress Texas' executive director Ed Espinoza discusses how Texas' harmful attack on Planned Parenthood is a disservice to women. 

FOX 7 Debate: The Future of Obamacare

November 15, 2016
Phillip Martin joins Fox to discuss the future of Obamacare.

Texas Democrat Donna Howard Discusses Sensible Budget Opportunities for Texas' Future

September 21, 2016
Austin-area Democrat lays out path forward for investing in our state's future
Texas Democrat Donna Howard Discusses Sensible Budget Opportunities for Texas' Future

BREAKING - New Census Figures Show Record Gains in TX Health Coverage, Despite GOP Obstruction

September 13, 2016
More than 1 million Texans have gained health coverage since ACA provisions took effect
Healthcare Thanks Obama Texas

Hide the Apple Pie: Texas Leaders Make Motherhood More Dangerous

September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
Mothers Dying in Texas

Paying For the Suffering of Others: The Barbarism of Texas’ Medicaid Blockade

August 15, 2016
Texas Republicans Continue to Block the Way for Health Coverage for Millions
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Yet Another Study Finds Texas Is Falling Behind Other States on Health Care Coverage

August 11, 2016
Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick are purposefully denying health care access to people like Tyra in order to make political statements against President Obama.
Better Health Care in Texas

On Health Care, Obama Bails Out Texas Republicans. Again.

May 2, 2016
The federal government has extended a program that provides much-needed funding for Texas hospitals providing care to uninsured patients.
Healthcare Thanks Obama Texas