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America needs a consumer bailout

March 20, 2020
$1,000 checks are fine, but they won’t keep creditors away for long.
ConsumerBailout

We need to talk about paid sick leave in Texas

March 13, 2020
No one wants to give you a side of virus with your meal, least of all the people serving it to you.
Paid Sick Leave Texas

In Austin, Project Connect brings real alternatives to an insane car culture

January 27, 2020
We can’t road-build our way out of our traffic woes. End of story.
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Certified Progressive 2020: Our 10 point values questionnaire

January 23, 2020
Working with a coalition of partners from around the state, we work on issues that are important to a growing majority of people in our state.

Women’s Marches across Texas will rally thousands of voters ahead of 2020 election

January 16, 2020
Texans are gathering to rally for equality, abortion access, immigration reform, climate change, and more.
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The solution to homelessness is a home

January 9, 2020
How providing stable, resource-available housing can truly help the people who struggle the most and save us all a bunch of cash.
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Trump takes food from hungry mouths at Christmas time

December 16, 2019
The Trump Administration has announced new restrictions on food stamp recipients that could take food away from millions of Americans.
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We need a cease-fire in the state’s war on local governments

November 4, 2019
Republicans seem to think they can manage local governments better than local voters do, but they are deceiving themselves.
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It’s not just Austin. The state of Texas has a homelessness problem.

November 4, 2019
While Gov. Greg Abbott points the finger at Austin, the entire state he governs is dealing with homelessness.
Homelessness

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

10 #DemDebateTX takeaways from Houston

September 13, 2019
Hosting the third debate reinforces how big of a role Texas will play in 2020.
HoustonDebate

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

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

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

FOX 7 Discussion: Austin undertakes a Texas-wide issue of homelessness

August 21, 2019
Austin Mayor Steve Adler joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the latest action the city of Austin has taken to decriminalize homelessness, fund housing solutions, and help our neighbors.
Mayor Steve Adler on FOX 7 Austin

FOX 7 Discussion: 2020 candidates on the recession & gun reform

August 19, 2019
Texas Democratic Party Communications Director Abhi Rahman joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the possibility of a recession and gun reform plans, and their effect on the 2020 election.
Abhi Rahman on FOX 7 Austin

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

ALEC funds 3 dangerous policies in Texas

August 6, 2019
ALEC is behind dangerous conservative laws on guns, immigration, and education.
ALEC