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Obamacare Numbers Continue to Improve, Despite Republicans

February 17, 2016
The ACA’s full potential to benefit Texans has yet to be realized.
Obamacare Numbers Continue to Improve, Despite Republicans

Three Reasons the Texas Railroad Commission Race Matters

February 12, 2016
Texans have the opportunity to elect a truly progressive candidate for one of our state’s most important - though incorrectly named - state agencies.

Ted Cruz's Complaint About Obamacare Falls Flat

February 3, 2016
it turns out, he never actually lost his coverage.
Ted Cruz' complaint about Obamacare falls flat

4 Decades of Texas Abortion Laws in 2 minutes

January 19, 2016
In the four decades since Roe v. Wade, Texas lawmakers have passed more than 18 anti-abortion measures — turning back the clock on a woman’s right to access abortion care.

Why the Fight for LGBTQ Equality Isn't Over in Texas

January 17, 2016
There is no statewide law in Texas that protects Texans from being fired or discriminated against due to their sexual orientation or gender expression.
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Top 10 Worst Texans of 2015

December 19, 2015
Without further ado, here's a list of 2015’s Top 10 Worst Texans.
Top 10 Worst Texans of 2015

How to Talk to Facebook Conservatives About #BlackLivesMatter

November 24, 2015
The #BlackLivesMatter movement is sharing tactics from all over the country. But at the end of the day, it’s really community-focused problems that require community-focused solutions. And none of those solutions will come true until all members of the co

Halloween Slideshow: Meet the Anti's

October 30, 2015
The Anti's claim to be “pro-life” but are really just hell bent on banning abortion in Texas and controlling women’s bodies...health and safety be damned.
meet the antis

Texas Latinos Could See Economic Equality - If Republicans Stopped Blocking Progress

October 8, 2015
Texas Latinos Could See Economic Equality - If Republicans Stopped Blocking Progress

Timeline: Sandra Bland Resources (UPDATED)

September 28, 2015
Sandra Bland's death gained wide notoriety as part of the ongoing #BlackLivesMatter movement, a movement that is "broadening the conversation around state violence to include all of the ways in which Black people are intentionally left powerless at the ha

New Texas Laws In Effect Today

September 1, 2015
Learn what is happening today