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Walls around local governments: GOP leaders move to end local control

January 14, 2019
Republicans aim to wall off progressive centers across Texas.
Local Control

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.

Bills we’re watching in the 2019 Texas Legislative Session

January 10, 2019
Our team at Progress Texas has gone through all of the bills filed for the 2019 Texas Legislative session so far. Some are good, some are bad, and some are just straight up ugly.
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10 Worst and Best Texans of 2018

December 19, 2018
This year, some Texans were naughty. Others were nice. We’ve been making our list and checking it twice. Here are the results.
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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

Texas runs a short-change con on schools, local government

December 10, 2018
The state continues to spend less on schools, to the detriment of Texas children.
M. Scott Byers cartoon

Unpaid internships are not progressive (sorry, not sorry)

December 7, 2018
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got it right. Progressives must practice what they preach when it comes to unpaid internships.
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Before George H.W. Bush refused to take action on AIDS, he and Barbara were pro-choice

December 6, 2018
For the internet, the “legacy of American heroes” does not go without blemish.
George H.W. Bush Legacy

HAPPENING NOW: 2018 special elections underway across Texas

November 29, 2018
Your vote is absolutely critical in these counties.
Texas Special Elections