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Democrats need 9 seats to flip the Texas House. Here are 22 opportunities.

August 26, 2020
From redistricting to school funding, we have the power to change Texas politics for decades to come.
Texas House Candidates

13 times Texans made an impact at the 2020 DNC Convention

August 18, 2020
Texans made a lasting impact on the virtual event.
DNC 2020 Texas

How progressive voters are changing the political landscape of south Texas

August 17, 2020
With historic campaigns from Jessica Cisneros and Sara Stapleton-Barrera, progressives laid a foundation for future elections.
Progressives in South Texas

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Rep. Gene Wu

August 7, 2020
Join Texas House Rep. Gene Wu (HD-137) & Progress Texas Communications Director Tara Pohlmeyer for a discussion on how to combat racism, COVID-19 responses, & schools reopening.
Rep. Gene Wu Texas

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Royce West

June 18, 2020
Join U.S. Senate candidate Royce West & Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza for a discussion on police violence, health care, leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic & more!
Royce West U.S. Senate

Granddaddy Lessons: How Black pride & Black joy fuel this year’s Juneteenth celebrations

June 18, 2020
A country where the most marginalized among us can thrive is a country where everyone thrives. And a country where only the most privileged can thrive will ultimately fall.
Juneteenth Texas

The State of Black Lives in Texas

June 16, 2020
  Tune in for a conversation about the effect policing and restrictive state policies are having on Black lives in Texas, how folks in Austin, Dallas, & Houston are responding & organizing, and what their calls to action are for folks & elected officials across the state.

Tips for protesting in Texas

June 11, 2020
Protesting is our right, but because of law enforcement’s unethical and violent treatment of protesters, here are some important steps to take to help ensure your safety and security.
BlackLivesMatter

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Sri Preston Kulkarni

May 29, 2020
Join Congressional candidate Sri Preston Kulkarni & Progress Texas Communications Director Tara Pohlmeyer for a discussion on police violence, community resources, health care during COVID-19, & more.
Sri Preston Kulkarni

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Sec. Julián Castro

May 15, 2020
Join Sec. Julián Castro & Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza for a discussion on leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic & more!
Julian Castro

Texas college students are taking care of their communities while navigating COVID-19

April 28, 2020
While waiting on state lawmakers to make decisions, students are taking matters into their own hands by creating mutual aid networks.
Texas COVID-19 students

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Gina Ortiz Jones

April 24, 2020
Join Congressional candidate Gina Ortiz Jones (TX-23) & Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza for a discussion on the campaign in TX-23, leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic, & more!
Gina Ortiz Jones

Progress Texas Happy Hour with Wendy Davis

April 17, 2020
Join Congressional Candidate Wendy Davis & Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer for a discussion on Davis' campaign in TX-21, leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic, & more!

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.
Women candidates 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.
Sara Stapleton-Barrera

We need to talk about Bloomberg’s electability problem

February 28, 2020
It’s not enough to be ‘not Trump,’ 62% of voters age 18-45 have an unfavorable opinion of Bloomberg.
Mike Bloomberg Texas

POLL RESULTS: The Texas 2020 Democratic Primary with and without Bloomberg

February 26, 2020
Texas will be one of the first states to see Mike Bloomberg on the ballot. Here’s how his entrance impacts the state of the race.
The Texas 2020 Democratic Primary: With and without Bloomberg

Vote: You are more powerful than you may know

February 18, 2020
Texas early voting runs Feb. 18-28, with Election Day on Mar. 3.

Why Rep. Veronica Escobar is perfect for the SOTU response

February 3, 2020
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss tonight's State of the Union and why Texas Representative Veronica Escobar is the perfect person to speak for Texan values
Why Rep. Veronica Escobar is perfect for the SOTU response