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Ken Paxton Takes Unethical $100K "Gift"

July 28, 2016
Attorney General Ken Paxton is in the headlines again, and as usual it’s not a good look for our state.
Ken Paxton $100,000

Abortion Access and Reproductive Justice at Netroots Nation 2016

July 20, 2016
Progress Texas twitter highlights of abortion access and reproductive rights, freedom, and justice panels
Progress Texas Netroots Nation

Must Watch: TV Ad on Transgender People and Bathrooms Debuts at RNC

July 18, 2016
In Texas and across the country, the fight for LGBTQ equality continues.
Transgender Equality Texas RNC

Ten Must Read Stories on the Supreme Court’s Game Changing Texas Abortion Restriction Decision

July 5, 2016
Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court decided the most important abortion access case in a generation, striking down as unconstitutional two Texas abortion restrictions.
Texas Abortion Restriction Victory Supreme Court Stories

SCOTUS Non-Decision on Obama’s Immigration Policies Shows Why Courts Matter

June 23, 2016
The SCOTUS vacancy stalls progress on one of country's most important issues
Immigration SCOTUS ruling

Must See Abortion Access Documentary Trapped Airs on PBS Tonight

June 20, 2016
This documentary highlights the fight to protect a woman's right to access abortion care as anti-choice lawmakers try to shut abortion clinics down.
Abortion Access Trapped in Texas

List: Texas Republicans Endorsing Donald Trump

June 15, 2016
Despite months of questioning his conservatism, these Republicans would rather support Trump than stick to their own principles.
Trump Endorsed by Texas Republicans

How to Talk to Your Tea Party Uncle About "Bathroom Bills" and Transgender People

May 20, 2016
Are you sick and tired of hearing transphobic bathroom lies coming from Texas Republicans? Well, so are we.
Dan Patrick Transgender Discrimination Bathroom Texas

Top 10 Worst Sh** in the Texas Republican Party Platform

May 17, 2016
If you think the garbage coming out of Donald Trump’s mouth is bad, check out the worst of what the Texas GOP will be pushing for in the coming years.
Texas Republican Party Platform

Samantha Bee Takes Down Crisis Pregnancy Centers, Fake Clinics That Are All Over Texas

May 11, 2016
CPCs give the illusion of providing reproductive health services but do little besides deceiving and shaming women.
Samantha Bee CPC Texas

Calling All Reproductive Rights Activists: Win a Trip to Netroots Nation 2016

May 4, 2016
Are you a Texan who cares about reproductive rights, justice, and freedom? Do you think it would be cool to have your words reach thousands of Texans?
Netroots Blogger Competition

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

Join These Groups to Celebrate Earth Day in Texas

April 22, 2016
On this Earth Day, check out these partner organizations who fight for a greener, cleaner Texas every day
Earth Day 2016

TransVisible Project Pushes Back Against GOP’s Misinformation Campaign

April 20, 2016
The TransVisible Project showcases portraits of trans Texans to combat misinformation and stereotypes.
Transvisible 2

Today is Equal Pay Day - But It's No Celebration in Texas

April 11, 2016
Women have to work nearly three and a half months longer for the same amount of pay
Equal Pay Day Texas

Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers

April 1, 2016
“I know we’re on the right side of this.”
Austin First City in the South to Adopt Fair Chance Policy for Workers

If Republicans Cared About Mental Health Care, They'd Expand Medicaid

March 30, 2016
The stakes are clear: expanding Medicaid would improve mental health in Texas.
Medicaid Expansion Would Increase Mental Health Coverage

Ted Cruz No Better Than Donald Trump

March 25, 2016
Some of the many reasons why Cruz and Trump are more alike than Republicans may want to admit.