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Impeachment update: Things are not looking good for Trump

October 29, 2019
If the World Series was any indication of the American public’s thoughts on impeachment, Trump should be scared.
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Voting rights for people awaiting trial in Texas

October 28, 2019
Voter disenfranchisement continues in Texas’ criminal justice system, but we can put an end to it.
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Texas Mail-In Ballot 101

October 24, 2019
If you’re unable to vote in person, follow these simple steps to submit a mail-in ballot.
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Texas Face Off: Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen is out

October 22, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen's decision to not run for re-election, and what it means for progressives.
Tara Pohlmeyer on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Progressives growing in power following Speaker Bonnen scandal

October 22, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Dennis Bonnen's announcement that he will not seek re-election.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

Wipeout: The obstacle course of voter suppression laws

October 21, 2019
The 2019 Texas Legislature added a new obstacle meant to knock down voters: a ban on temporary, mobile voting sites.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Early voting begins for 2019 Texas elections

October 21, 2019
Every Texan should be a 2019 voter! Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the 2019 election.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Progressives build power during Trump's visit to Texas

October 17, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Trump's recent visit to Texas, and how progressives will continue to build power in our battleground state.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

CBS Austin: Texas suburbs are at play in 2020

October 17, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins CBS Austin to discuss how progressives are building power in Texas, especially in suburbs, ahead of 2020.
Tara Pohlmeyer on CBS Austin

What the latest fundraising numbers mean for the 2020 Texas senate race

October 16, 2019
You may not realize it, but October 15, 2019 was the first big moment of the 2020 Senate race in Texas. Here's why.
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Democratic debate finally discusses abortion

October 16, 2019
The Democratic presidential candidates finally discussed abortion at length in October’s debate.
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Rights at Stake: Supreme Court cases progressives should be watching

October 15, 2019
The Court is set to hear arguments and rule on important issues that will impact our rights during this term. Here are the cases we’ll be watching.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Democratic candidates and the impeachment inquiry

October 15, 2019
Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the fourth Democratic Debate and the impeachment inquiry.
Sam Robles on FOX 7 Austin

Texas Face Off: Secret recording of Dennis Bonnen released

October 15, 2019
The secret recording of Republican Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen is released after a months-long #txlege saga. Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles joins KVUE to discuss how progressives will continue to build power heading into 2020.
Sam Robles on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Democratic candidates take the stage for the fourth debate

October 14, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the fourth Democratic Debate, where candidates will be working to stand out.
Ed Espinoza on FOX 7 Austin

Pete "Petersburg" Sessions caught in Trump's web of corruption

October 10, 2019
Now we know why so many Republicans are covering for Trump – because they are personally benefiting from his corruption.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Texas Democrats work to unseat John Cornyn

October 8, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Texas' unknown Senator John Cornyn and how Texas Democrats will unseat him.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Why 2020 could be the year of the Texas Latino voter

October 8, 2019
Latinos will soon make up the majority of the state’s population, and their political power is greater than ever before.
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Texas Face Off: Statewide homelessness & the lack of GOP diversity

October 8, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss how Gov. Greg Abbott needs to put his money where his mouth is to help the statewide issue of homelessness, and how progressives are building a diverse, broad base.
Tara Pohlmeyer on KVUE

Texans will continue to fight back against Republican voter suppression efforts

October 7, 2019
Texas Republicans are limiting access to voting for college students and other communities across our state in just another effort to hold onto power.
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