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FCC Rules TV Stations Must Disclose Political Ad Buys Online

April 27, 2012
The changes are a welcome opportunity to discover how many secret organizations are spending their money to attempt to influence our country's elections.

ALEC's Stand Your Ground Law Passed in Texas in 2007

March 29, 2012
The law is currently under scrutiny for the role it’s playing as part of the defense of the shooting of 17-year old Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.

Bad Budget Proposals Come In Pairs

March 20, 2012
Budget coalition’s plan unworthy of boldest and grandest state

TX Organizations Call on U.S. AG Holder for Strong Enforcement of Voting Rights

December 13, 2011
The Voting Rights Act and other laws aimed at protecting the rights of the electorate are only as powerful as their enforcement.

Texas Freedom Network report reveals 600% growth in abstinence-plus and evidence-based sex education

November 21, 2011
Texas legislators stand steadfastly beside abstinence-only programs, which haven’t been changed in the past 15 years.

Student Loan Debt Approaches $1 Trillion

November 8, 2011
The average undergraduate in 2010 took out $4,963, 63% higher than a decade ago.

Progress Texas Voter Guide On Proposed Texas Constitutional Amendments

October 26, 2011
We don’t have to increase state debt payments or extend bonding authority, just to make sure kids can go to school and we can drink clean water.