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Texas Resistance Events Continue in April

March 31, 2017
Texans continue to stand together- Join the fight!
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March on April 15 to Demand Trump Disclose His Taxes

March 29, 2017
How about those tax returns, President Trump?
Tax March

Bathroom Bill Badness: $5 Million in Taxpayer Money for Sen. Lucio’s “Bathroom Bill” Yes Vote?

March 19, 2017
The lone Senate Democrat to support the “bathroom bill” was accused by many in his own party of being a “complete sellout.”
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FOX 7: Committee asks Justice Department for wiretapping evidence

March 14, 2017
The House Intelligence Committee is asking the Justice Department to provide evidence President Trump was wiretapped during the election by March 20.
Trump and Wire Tap

Resist & Persist: Put These 5 Numbers in Your Phone

March 6, 2017
It’s time to add your elected officials' phone numbers to your Favorites list.
Call Your Reps

FOX 7 Debate: Response to Trump's Congressional Address

March 2, 2017
President Trump addressed a joint session of Congress on Tuesday night about what he wants to accomplish during his time in the White House. Our executive director Ed Espinoza discusses.
Trump's Congressional Speech

Texas Republicans are Playing Town Hall Hooky

February 17, 2017
Voters have grave concerns about the Trump administration - but instead of facing the voters, Texas Republicans are playing hooky during the upcoming congressional recess.

Texas Republican Attorney General under Felony Indictment: Faces up to 99 years

February 17, 2017
Republicans speak of the "rule of law," but are silent when it comes to their own.
Paxton Indictment

Sanctuary from GOP Lies About “Sanctuary Cities”

February 17, 2017
GOP leaders are misleading voters about so-called sanctuary cities and terrorizing Hispanic families and communities with unconstitutional actions.

FOX 7 Debate: Texas Republicans Targeting Teachers Paychecks

February 15, 2017
Dozens of educators and government employees went to the capitol this week to voice their opposition to Senate Bill 13, also known as the Union Dues Bill. If passed, it would eliminate some state workers' ability to use payroll deduction for union dues.
Teacher Union

Lucy Stein testifies against anti-abortion bills

February 15, 2017
"You should know by now, the resistance is emboldened too." Lucy Stein, our advocacy director, brought the heat in her testimony against 3 anti-abortion bills in the Senate yesterday.
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CNN: SCOTUS Nominee "disheartened by attacks on the courts"

February 9, 2017
Trump's SCOTUS nominee Judge Gorsuch, behind closed doors, said he was "disheartened by attacks on the courts". Trump, of course, said the comment did not refer to his own recent insults of the courts.    Progress Texas executive director Ed Espinoza discusses the thickening plot on CNN.
CNN SCOTUS Nominee

Abbott and Co. are Disenfranchising Metropolitan Voters

February 6, 2017
What, local voters, made you think you could have a say in how good your schools are? Or whether or not your public hospitals remain open?

Of Bigot Burgs and Shock-Jockery

February 3, 2017
An unseemly pattern is emerging among some Republican leaders. Why are all their targets people of color?
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Texas Muslim Capitol Day

January 31, 2017
Texas Muslims gathered at the Capitol to meet with legislators for an advocacy day. Thousands of peaceful protectors of all faiths stood in solidarity. #nobannowall
Texas Muslim Capitol Day

In Contempt of America

January 27, 2017
If leaders were required to treat citizens with the respect and deference afforded our judges, today’s Donald Trump-led GOP would be found in contempt of all of us.

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