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Black History Month 2019 events across Texas

February 11, 2019
Educational and celebratory events are scheduled throughout Texas for this month. Find the ones near you.
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Special Report: The Cracks in Trump's Border Wall

February 7, 2019
Check out all of our blogs on the border wall and Trump's latest attempts to erect his monument to racism.
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Texas Senate District 19 Election Runoff: Locations & Times

September 14, 2018
Election Day is Tuesday, September 18. All polls are open 7am - 7pm.

How Texas' Fake Health Clinics (and Republican Politicians) Are Lying to Women

June 26, 2018
The US Supreme Court handed a big loss to women trying to get medically accurate information on all their reproductive health care options. In Texas, fake clinics outnumber real abortion clinics by a huge margin. And the lies don’t stop there.
Supreme Court Fake Clinics Anti-Abortion Crisis Pregnancy Centers Texas

Break Redistricting by Breaking the Republican Hold on Texas in 2018

June 25, 2018
Instead of ruling in favor of the African-American and Latino voters and groups who brought the lawsuit, the Court reversed the lower courts’ rulings of intentional discrimination and upheld all but one Texas House district.
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Take Action: 5 Ways to Fight Family Separation

June 19, 2018
With each passing day, stories of the horrors experienced by families separated at the border — of children torn from their parents and housed in cages — continue to grow.
Take Action: 5 Ways to Fight Family Separation

Texas Reproductive Health & Justice Groups File Historic Lawsuit to Dismantle Web of Abortion Restrictions

June 14, 2018
Five years after the historic People’s Filibuster, the reproductive health, rights, and justice movement in Texas is taking the fight to anti-abortion politicians with a groundbreaking legal challenge - the People’s Lawsuit.
Texas Reproductive Health & Justice Groups File Historic Lawsuit to Dismantle Web of Abortion Restrictions People's Lawsuit People's Filibuster

Gun Violence Awareness Day: Wear Orange Events

June 1, 2018
National Wear Orange events are scheduled for this Saturday, June 2, 2018, across the country.

Three Big Progressive Takeaways from the Texas Primary Runoff

May 23, 2018
Let's take a look at what happened in the Texas primary runoff

Texas House Democrats Filed 15+ Gun Reform Bills, GOP Only Passed One

May 22, 2018
Progressives in the Texas Legislature have led in proposing common sense solutions to the gun violence epidemic occurring in Texas and across the nation.
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Blake Farenthold, Greg Abbott and the mess in Texas’ 27th Congressional District

May 9, 2018
WTF Explainer: Let’s try and clear up what the heck is happening in CD 27
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New Poll: Millennials, Generation X can help Beto O'Rourke Topple Ted Cruz in 2018

April 18, 2018
The path for Democrats to win will be through progressive voter mobilization
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Stories of Humans Against Ted Cruz

April 2, 2018
Our state is full of humans who have been impacted by the terrible policy positions of Ted Cruz. These are some of their stories.
Stories of Humans Against Ted Cruz

Six Ways Progressives Won the Texas Primary

March 7, 2018
We have a lot be excited about.

Austin Poised to Be First Texas City with Paid Sick Days Policy

February 2, 2018
All workers should be able to earn paid sick days. And Austin is doing something about it.
Paid Sick Days Austin