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Why expanding vote-by-mail is the right decision

April 15, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss Judge Sulak's court order expanding vote-by-mail and why it is the right decision.
Why expanding vote-by-mail is the right decisions

Texas voters deserve 100% vote-by-mail

April 15, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss a lawsuit brought by students and progressive organizations to expand vote-by-mail to all Texas voters.
Texas voters deserve vote-by-mail

5 reasons why Texas voters would benefit from vote-by-mail

April 8, 2020
Vote by mail increases turnout, that's why Republicans hate it.

Pandemic or not - we’re still fighting for you

April 7, 2020
In the midst of this pandemic, we’re working to promote progress, hold our leaders accountable, and keep Texans informed. Here’s an ongoing list of our content.
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Texas is failing college voters, and they deserve better

April 6, 2020
One in four eligible voters in Texas will be under the age of 30 by 2022, but the rise to become one of the most diverse and most powerful electoral blocs in the state is coming with its challenges.
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Who is John Cornyn really looking out for?

April 6, 2020
John Cornyn’s response to this pandemic has been shameful. Texans deserve better.
Who is John Cornyn really looking out for?

The Secretary of State’s office responded to our vote-by-mail petition, but Texans still need clarity

April 2, 2020
Texans need to know that their rights will be protected in the midst of this global pandemic. It is the duty of our state lawmakers to provide that assurance.
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100% vote-by-mail in Texas is completely possible

March 26, 2020
Texans should not be asked to choose between their physical well-being and their fundamental right to vote.
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Gov. Abbott must protect Texas voters by instituting universal vote-by-mail

March 19, 2020
Texans’ health, safety, and right to vote must be protected.
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Progressive women working to flip Texas in 2020

March 18, 2020
2018 was the year of the woman in Texas, but it was just the beginning.
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Progressive values are mainstream values in Texas

March 9, 2020
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 to discuss why progressive values are mainstream values in Texas.
Progressive values are mainstream values in Texas

Endorsement Alert: Stapleton-Barrera represents a new generation of leadership for the Rio Grande Valley

March 5, 2020
“Democratic” incumbent Eddie Lucio Jr. sides with Republican Gov. Greg Abbott and Donald Trump on issue after issue, and remains stuck in the past.
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How Texas can prevent voting delays

March 4, 2020
Common Cause Deputy Director Amanda Gnaedinger joins FOX 7 to discuss why voting took so long on Super Tuesday and how Texas can prevent voting delays in November.
How to prevent voting delays

How will Biden's endorsements impact Super Tuesday?

March 3, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins Cheddar Business to discuss the impact Biden's endorsements will have on Super Tuesday and Texas' Senate race.
How will Biden's endorsements impact Super Tuesday?

What is driving Texas progressives in 2020

March 3, 2020
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins Now This to discuss the Texas primary, flipping Texas, and what issues matter most to Texas voters.
What is driving Texas progressives in 2020

How will the Latino vote impact primary election day?

March 3, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss the impact of the Latino vote, how delegates are distributed, and why you need to pay attention to your local races.
How will the Latino vote impact primary election day?

Today is the Texas Primary Election

March 3, 2020
Today is the Texas Primary Election! We’re here at the Carver Library in Austin where we’re calling on all Texans to get out and vote.
Today is the Texas Primary Election

What will happen on Super Tuesday?

March 2, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss how Klobuchar and Buttigieg dropping out of the race will impact Super Tuesday results.
What will happen on Super Tuesday?

Celebrate Sam Houston’s courage. We could use more of it.

March 2, 2020
On this Texas Independence Day, there is reason for celebration. More and more citizens are engaging in politics, changing the dynamics across the state.
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