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PODGress Texas: The issues defining the progressive movement in Texas

November 12, 2018
Campaigns come and go, but it’s the issues that drive us – and that’s why we continue working as the voice for a new majority.
PODgress Texas: Election 2018

BREAKING: Secret documents show Cruz supports ending preexisting condition coverage

November 2, 2018
Progress Texas has obtained exclusive documents showing Ted Cruz wants to remove preexisting conditions for millions of Texans.

To address mental health, reduce Texas’ uninsured rate

October 19, 2018
87 percent of Texans say that it’s a “top priority” or “important” for the Legislature to work on expanding access to health insurance.
Mental health

Trump blocks funding for Texans’ health care

October 11, 2018
Providers are left with far less funding after the Trump administrations slashed the health care budget for low-income services.
Health care

5 Facts on Texas health care

October 3, 2018
Under Republican leadership, Texas is in a health care crisis.
Texas health care facts

Texans support Medicaid access

September 25, 2018
Texans support Medicaid access, yet Republican lawmakers continue to dismantle our health care system.
Medicaid approval with residents is at 60 percent

Immigrants deserve quality health care

September 25, 2018
Texas officials are more concerned with scoring political points on immigration than taking care of ailing patients.
Dialysis patient

The War on Texas Women Continues

September 25, 2018
Texas lawmakers are fighting to defund Planned Parenthood. Again.
Planned Parenthood vs. GOP

Is deja vu covered under the Affordable Care Act?

September 18, 2018
Texas Republicans are in court, again, fighting to dismantle health care protections.
Ken Paxton vs. Your Health Care

Saving lives is the main political mission

June 5, 2018
Health care. Education. Jobs. Honest government. Don’t starve the kids or leave them targets of madmen with guns. Don’t abandon pregnant women. Treat all humans with dignity and respect.

It’s a dog-eat-dog world for paid sick leave in Austin

May 17, 2018
Hourly workers struggle from paycheck to paycheck without breaks — unless they’re sick too long; then, they’re fired.
Austin Paid Sick Policy