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Ending Medicare and Other Nightmares

November 20, 2016
Donald Trump, Paul Ryan and their Texas GOP followers are about to lose a political safety net of their own.
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In Defense of Marching

November 16, 2016
Take it to the streets, brother!

What Does the 2016 Election Mean for Texas?

November 13, 2016
Trump truly is unfit to be president by any and every measure. His is not the Texas way. And Texas may just lead the way out of the nightmare.

Our Democracy is Meant to Deny the Demagogues

November 12, 2016
Donald Trump is the type the U.S. Constitution is supposed to save America from

The 2016 Election: The Future’s Not Ours to See, But Let’s Try Anyway

November 7, 2016
Trump’s racism, misogyny, bullyboy tub-thumping and dangerous ignorance will erode the extreme right’s control in Texas. That will be good for Democrats. It will be good for Texas.
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Mash-Up: 2016 Progress Texas Election Coverage

November 4, 2016
Highlights of the election coverage Progress Texas provided in 2016.

Why Hillary Clinton Should Carry Texas

October 31, 2016
Yes, a Democrat should carry Texas. And we haven’t even gotten to Donald Trump yet.
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Ted Cruz's Call to Shrink Supreme Court is Clear Attack on Our Democracy

October 31, 2016
Democracy is imperiled by Cruz and company’s cavalier attacks on its institutions. It’s further evidence that democracy is not their highest value. Power is.
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Texas Has Spent More to Defend Voter ID Than to Promote Voter Turnout

October 31, 2016
Texas Republican officials spend more to suppress voter turnout than promote it.

Think Your Vote Doesn't Matter in Texas? Think Again.

October 27, 2016
We've seen extremely close local races around the state, and these races can have a huge impact on your life.
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Clinton Now Polling Ahead of Obama Among Millennial Voters

October 27, 2016
A recent Harvard public opinion report shows Hillary is not only leading by 28 points, but she’s now surpassing President Obama’s 2012 numbers within the same millennial demographic

Texas Republicans Created Donald Trump’s Voter Fraud Lie

October 26, 2016
Trump’s damaging “rigged election” rhetoric is a monster Texas Republicans created to peddle voter ID.
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“I Love America” – Steinbeck, Trump and American Cheaters

October 24, 2016
Texas Republicans are hugging Trump like children do a binky blanket -- hoping their shared guilt is less damaging than alienating key GOP primary voters.
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How We Find Voters Online

October 22, 2016
Digital ads have become a necessary form of political engagement.
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San Antonio House Race: Democrat Tomas Uresti v. Republican John Lujan

October 21, 2016
The Republicn pulled off an upset in a low turnout special election earlier this year - can Uresti take back a long-held Democratic seat?
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Texas Progressive Organizations Offer Candidate Endorsements

October 21, 2016
Find out who your favorite progressive organizations have endorsed this election year

Dallas County: State House District 107 - Democrat Victoria Neave v. Republican Ken Sheets

October 21, 2016
The stakes in this race couldn’t be any higher. The real issues that matter hang in the balance.
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Dallas County: State House District 105 - Democrat Terry Meza v. Republican Rodney Anderson

October 21, 2016
Anderson has spent his time in the state legislature working for powerful special interests instead of the hardworking families in Grand Praire and Irving.
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