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Advocacy tips from a former #TXlege staffer

January 10, 2019
Your voice matters this legislative session. Here are some tips on how best to be heard.

What I learned about civility on a road trip across America

December 11, 2018
Looking toward the 86th Texas Legislature, we must learn to listen.
Charlie Bonner

PODGress Texas: The issues defining the progressive movement in Texas

November 12, 2018
Campaigns come and go, but it’s the issues that drive us – and that’s why we continue working as the voice for a new majority.
PODgress Texas: Election 2018

Governor’s school shooting prevention plan misses the mark

October 19, 2018
Following the tragic shooting in Southeast Texas, Governor Abbott rolled out a plan to prevent school shootings—without including gun reform.
School Safety

Proposed Trump rule on abortion care will hurt families

October 19, 2018
New study reveals the ‘domestic gag rule’ will negatively impact women’s health care.
Abortion Gag Rule

10 critical facts on immigration

October 19, 2018
Immigration is shaping up to be a crucial issue in the midterm elections. Before we head to the polls, let’s get the facts straight.
Immigration facts

Trump blocks funding for Texans’ health care

October 11, 2018
Providers are left with far less funding after the Trump administrations slashed the health care budget for low-income services.
Health care

Powerful sculptures call for common sense gun reform

October 11, 2018
Grieving Parkland dad has created sculptures in memory of his late son, a victim of the February school shooting.
Sculpture of child under desk

ICE agents caught lying to immigrant families

October 11, 2018
Agents have provided several immigrant workers with false court appearance dates, causing delays and confusing in legal proceedings.
ICE Fakes Court Dates

More Money, More Problems

October 3, 2018
Texas elected officials are making big bucks off of gun rights groups, and the effects are clear.
NRA Contributions