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Certified Progressive 2020: Our 10 point values questionnaire

January 23, 2020
Working with a coalition of partners from around the state, we work on issues that are important to a growing majority of people in our state.

Is the Senate impeachment trial fair?

January 21, 2020
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss whether the rules of the Senate impeachment trial are fair to the American people and why it is important for the Senate to allow witnesses.
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 to discuss whether the rules of the Senate impeachment trial are fair to the American people and why it is important for the Senate to allow witnesses.

Women’s Marches across Texas will rally thousands of voters ahead of 2020 election

January 16, 2020
Texans are gathering to rally for equality, abortion access, immigration reform, climate change, and more.
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Thank you for your support in 2019!

December 30, 2019
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Thank you for your support in 2019!

2019 in Review: A look back at all our shenanigans, stories, stunts, and stats

December 23, 2019
2019 was our best year yet, and that's thanks to the support we’ve received from folks like you! Help us continue to make progress possible in 2020 by becoming a sustaining donor today.
2019 in Review

Best & Worst Texas Moments of 2019

December 18, 2019
From the Texas Legislature, to ALEC in Austin, and the 2019 elections, there were plenty of options to choose from this year.
Progress Texas' Best and Worst of 2019

Why the Articles of Impeachment are a good idea

December 11, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmyer joins KVUE to discuss the articles of impeachment, why the process is vital, and how Congress will complete their legislative agenda.
Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss the articles of impeachment

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

December 11, 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

Next time, can we re-order the Democratic Primary?

December 9, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins Spectrum News to discuss if it is possible to re-order the Democratic Primary in the future - even though it will be difficult to make those changes.
Ed Espinoza on Spectrum News: Can we re-order the Democratic Primary

Mayor Bloomberg's candidacy and Texas voters

December 5, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins KXAN to discuss Mayor Bloomberg's candidacy and what he will have to do to win the support of progressive Texans on the March 3rd primary.
Ed Espinoza discussing Mayor Bloomberg on KXAN

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump, Texas, and 2020

December 3, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Advisor Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 to discuss the impact that impeachment and changing state demographics will have on making Texas a battleground state in 2020.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Texas Face Off: Is Trump scared to lose Texas?

December 3, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins KVUE to discuss why voter registrations and Trump's abnormal number of visits to Texas show that he is wary of losing the state in 2020.
Ed Espinoza on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump Visits Austin

November 22, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 to discuss Trump's seventh visit to Texas and what it means for the 2020 election.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

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.
DACA protest Texas

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