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FOX 7 Discussion: Congress should act on impeachment

September 23, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss why Congress should begin impeachment proceedings immediately.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Hey Trump: Latinos are Americans

September 18, 2019
In an era where conservatives are othering Latinos, we should emphasize that Latinos are Americans, too.
Latino_AmericanFlag

There’s no excuse for Texas to be the most uninsured state in the nation

September 18, 2019
Republican leadership has compounded our state’s health care crisis.
HealthCareBlog_UninsuredRates

Trump has no idea how the Fed interest rate works

September 18, 2019
A strong economy should work for all of us - not just the few.
Fed

John & Brett: Birds of a feather do harm together

September 17, 2019
For those in the back: here’s one more reason Cornyn has to go in 2020.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Latinx voters building power in Texas & across the country

September 17, 2019
Battleground Texas Executive Director Oscar Silva joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Trump's discriminatory comments about Latino and Hispanic voters, and how Latinx voters are building power across the state and identifying with progressive values.
Oscar Silva on FOX 7 Austin

Latinx American Month: It’s time to rename Hispanic Heritage Month

September 17, 2019
In an era where conservatives are othering Latinos, we should emphasize that Latinos are Americans, too.
Latinx

There are answers on gun violence

September 16, 2019
The recent carnage in El Paso and Midland-Odessa has many Texans searching for solutions.
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Everything is bigger in Texas, including our income inequality

September 11, 2019
A majority of Texans support tax fairness, making it a common-sense option to address poverty, health care gaps, affordable housing shortages, and more.
Demand Tax Fairness Texas

Gun violence should be sole focus of Texas Emergency Legislative Session

September 6, 2019
When Republican lawmakers are faced with serious calls for solutions, they ignore the needs of Texans and strike for politicizing abortion care.
GunPresser

5 things to know about Texas’ new secretary of state

September 5, 2019
We should be wary of any secretary of state appointed by Gov. Greg Abbott.
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Texas Democrats offer 5 common-sense gun reform proposals

September 4, 2019
Texas House Democrats across the state are calling for an emergency session and pressuring Republicans to take action on gun reform.
Guns_Presser

Bread and roses and Labor Day

September 3, 2019
Americans are working harder and earning less. Income inequality is at levels not seen since the 19th Century.
LaborDay

Texas Public Radio: New laws benefiting Texans’ reproductive health

August 29, 2019
Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles joins Texas Public Radio to discuss the new reproductive health care protections go into effect as a result of progressive efforts during the 2019 Legislative Session.
Sam Robles on Texas Public Radio

Texas Face Off: Upcoming elections & the investigation of Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen

August 27, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss longtime Senator Judith Zaffirini's record, and the latest news on the investigation of Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen.
Tara Pohlmeyer on KVUE

Hey Texas Republicans, the words we use matter

August 27, 2019
Texas Republicans are just as responsible for the violence we’ve seen against immigrants and the Latinx community as our racist, white supremacist president.
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Trump is sabotaging our economy, including in Texas

August 22, 2019
A recession could be upon us and Trump’s trade war is to blame.
Recession

ALEC came to Austin, so we showed up

August 21, 2019
  ALEC is not welcome in our government, in our communities, or in our state. And this week, hundreds of activists let them know.
ALEC in Austin

Who is responsible for the mass killings?

August 19, 2019
Perhaps if we glanced down and saw the string that traces the trajectories of the bullets back to our hands about to cast our ballots, things would change.
Mass_Killings

Hundreds of activists rally against corporate interests in Texas politics

August 15, 2019
Progress Texas & progressive organizations rally against far-right, corporate, special interest group ALEC in Austin.
ALEC in Austin Rally