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Building the Ballot: Who’s filing to run for office in Texas in 2020?

November 12, 2019
As progressives put in the work to flip Texas in 2020, here’s an ongoing list of who has filed to be a candidate for Texas office.
Building the Ballot Texas

Q&A: Flipping Texas with U.S. Senate Candidate Amanda Edwards

November 12, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer chats with one of Texas' U.S. Senate candidates, Amanda Edwards, on voting rights, abortion access, gun reform, health care, and immigration.
Flipping Texas with Amanda Edwards

DACA recipients must be protected ahead of SCOTUS case

November 11, 2019
The Supreme Court will hear arguments in Department of Homeland Security v. Regents of the University of California this month, a case that could decide the future of DACA.
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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

FOX 7 Discussion: Democrats expand impeachment inquiry

October 7, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the latest impeachment inquiry news and the pattern of corruption surrounding Trump.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

FOX 7 Discussion: Democrats working to pass multiple measures amid impeachment inquiry

October 2, 2019
Democrats continue to work for the people amid Trump's impeachment inquiry. Texas Democratic Party Communications Director Abhi Rahman joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss what is on Congress' agenda, including ethics reform, curbing gun violence, and lowering prescription drug prices.
Abhi Rahman on FOX 7 Austin

Texas Democratic turnout has created a lot more “Blueberries in the Tomato Soup”

October 2, 2019
As the fastest-growing state in the nation, Texas is a thriving state with a diverse electorate.
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Texas Face Off: We must allow Congress to do their job

October 1, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins KVUE to discuss the latest impeachment inquiry news. We must allow the process to play out!
Ed Espinoza on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: A majority of Texans support impeachment inquiry

September 30, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to talk about how a majority of Texans support the impeachment inquiry, and so should John Cornyn and Ted Cruz.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

Differences emerge between Texas’ Democratic candidates for US Senate

September 28, 2019
When it comes to impeachment, gun reform, and health care, Democratic candidates differ slightly.
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LIVE: Flipping Texas at #TribFest19

September 27, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza and Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer chat about flipping Texas in 2020 at #TribFest19.
Flipping Texas at #TribFest19

FOX 7 Discussion: Impeachment inquiry launched

September 25, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the latest impeachment inquiry news and why Americans deserve to know the truth.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

LIVE: National Voter Registration Day

September 24, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager joins students and activists at the University of Texas at Austin for National Voter Registration Day ahead of the Nov. 5, 2019 election.
National Voter Registration Day at UT

FOX 7 Discussion: Progressive values are mainstream values ahead of 2020 primary

September 24, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the latest polling ahead of the 2020 primaries, and how progressive values have become mainstream values.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

Texas Face Off: Congress must begin impeachment proceedings

September 24, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss why Congress has no choice but to begin impeachment proceedings.
Tara Pohlmeyer on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Congress should act on impeachment

September 23, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss why Congress should begin impeachment proceedings immediately.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Hey Trump: Latinos are Americans

September 18, 2019
In an era where conservatives are othering Latinos, we should emphasize that Latinos are Americans, too.
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Latinx American Month: It’s time to rename Hispanic Heritage Month

September 17, 2019
In an era where conservatives are othering Latinos, we should emphasize that Latinos are Americans, too.
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