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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

The divide that matters is between rich and poor

August 5, 2019
In both town and city, the so-called “Texas Miracle” is based on wage slavery and alarming spikes in income inequality. It is more catastrophe than miracle.
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Special Report: Fighting for fair and full representation in the 2020 census

July 16, 2019
Check out all of our content on the 2020 census and Trump's efforts to intimidate immigrants with citizenship data.
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LIVE: 2020 census chat with Progress Texas

July 15, 2019
Join Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles and Communications Associate Wesley Story as they discuss the importance of the 2020 census, including the latest Supreme Court decision.
Census 2020 Texas

FOX 7 Discussion: Homelessness ordinances in Austin

July 8, 2019
  This is a statewide issue – as the population of Texas has grown, so has our homeless population. Our cities continue to struggle with tackling homelessness causes and Texas leaders, like Governor Greg Abbott, have not done their due diligence in addressing this public health concern.
Homelessness ordinances in Austin

10 standout moments from the June #DemDebate

June 28, 2019
The biggest challenge for Democratic Presidential candidates is standing out in the crowded field.
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Texas Face Off: Preemption and 2020 Debates

June 25, 2019
Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles joins KVUE to discuss Governor Greg Abbott's fixation on preempting localities like Austin, as well as the upcoming Democratic Presidential candidate debates.
Texas Face Off - Sam Robles

2019 Progressive Power Report

June 24, 2019
Progress Texas continues to build progressive power in Texas. This year, we fought for Texas families at the Capitol, and now we’re taking that fight into 2020.
Progressive Power Report - Progress Texas 2019

FOX 7 Discussion: Property tax reform in Texas

June 12, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss property tax reform plans and how the state must do more to ensure everyone pays their fair share.
Tara Pohlmeyer - Property Tax Reform

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump threatens tariffs on Mexican imports

June 3, 2019
Constitutional Attorney Justin Nelson joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Trump's threats of tariffs on Mexican imports, and how they would negatively impact Texans.
Justin Nelson on FOX 7 Austin