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Austin becomes first Texas city to stand against laws banning insurance coverage for abortion care

October 4, 2018
15 localities across the U.S., including Travis County, have signed resolutions repealing public and private insurance coverage bans on abortion care.
Amanda Williams - Lilith Fund

More Money, More Problems

October 3, 2018
Texas elected officials are making big bucks off of gun rights groups, and the effects are clear.
NRA Contributions

5 Facts on Texas health care

October 3, 2018
Under Republican leadership, Texas is in a health care crisis.
Texas health care facts

8 takeaways from the only #TXGovDebate between Lupe Valdez and Greg Abbott

October 1, 2018
Lupe Valdez spoke up for all Texans during the only Texas gubernatorial debate
Lupe Valdez and Greg Abbott

Helen Keller’s smile: On the State Board of Education's textbook antics

October 1, 2018
The Texas State Board of Education recently decided what historical figures should be excluded or included in textbooks.
Textbook creation in a post-truth era

We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat

October 1, 2018
Is American democracy strong enough to survive its demons?
Jaws and the current state of America

Ted Cruz refuses to address Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, turns his back on women

September 28, 2018
By voting to confirm Brett Kavanaugh for the U.S. Supreme Court on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Ted Cruz has chosen to side with men in power without searching for the truth.
Ted Cruz and Brett Kavanaugh

GOP Voter Suppression: Fighting Cynicism and Indifference (Part IV)

September 26, 2018
Texas Republicans want you to think your vote doesn’t matter. But here’s a hot take: it does.
voting

262. There have been 262 mass shootings in 2018, so far.

September 25, 2018
Lawmakers have done little to stop mass shootings across the U.S., especially in Texas.
Red Flag Law states in the US

Immigrants deserve quality health care

September 25, 2018
Texas officials are more concerned with scoring political points on immigration than taking care of ailing patients.
Dialysis patient