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May 13, 2020
Reopening Texas safely

Reopening Texas safely

Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 to discuss Fauci's warning about reopening too quickly and how Texas can avoid going backward by following the guidelines and fostering cooperation between the state and local officials.
March 10, 2020
What to know about the 2020 census

What to know about the 2020 census

The 2020 census should begin arriving in mailboxes across the country this week. Here’s what you should know about the census and how to fill it out: 1. It is safe for all Texans to fill out the census. First and foremost, Texans should know that it is...
June 13, 2019
Juneteenth

Juneteenth celebrations across Texas 2019

June 19, or Juneteenth, marks the day in 1865 when Union soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and the enslaved were now free. An estimated 250,000 slaves residing in Texas were informed of their freedom. This news came two...
February 11, 2019
BlackHistoryMonth_Events

Black History Month 2019 events across Texas

February is Black History Month, a month recognized as a time to celebrate the strides and achievements black people have made throughout history. In an effort to avoid whitewashing the black experience, we all have a duty to inform ourselves about black...
June 14, 2018
Juneteenth

Juneteenth Celebrations Across Texas

June 19, or Juneteenth, marks the day in 1865 when Union soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and the enslaved were now free. An estimated 250,000 slaves residing in Texas were informed of their freedom. This news came two...
June 1, 2018

Gun Violence Awareness Day: Wear Orange Events

June 2nd is National Gun Violence Awareness Day and this weekend there are #WearOrange events scheduled across the country. Wear Orange events are an effort to raise awareness about gun violence and a way to honor victims and survivors. Below is a list of...