Best of the Week: Absent Abbott's Not-So-Special Session
Special Note: On the first day of Governor Abbott's special session of the Texas Legislature, July 18th, we will be joining a coalition of organizations for a full day of resistance action. The July 18th One Texas Resistance rally (#OneTX) will kick off the 30 days of actions during Special Session. Mark your calendars and get ready, it will be all hands on deck! Get more information.
THINGS TO READ
Special Session FAQ. You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers. (Progress Texas)
Gov. Absent and the Curious Case of Stagnant Republican Voter Growth (Progress Texas)
Beto O'Rourke raises more than Ted Cruz in second quarter (Texas Tribune)
What Happens When Texas Blocks Planned Parenthood? Abortions Rise (Austin Chronicle)
THINGS TO WATCH, LISTEN
Ted Cruz: "When I go back to Texas, nobody asks about Russia" (Progress Texas)
Conversation on the upcoming Special Session in Texas (Glenn Smith - Fox Austin)
Texas redistricting case heads to trial in San Antonio (Ed Espinoza - Fox Austin)
Trump Jr. email exchange with Russia (Glenn Smith - Fox Austin)
WAYS TO ACT
March for Healthcare – July 15 (Austin)
FACEPALM OF THE WEEK
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