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Trump is sabotaging our economy, including in Texas

August 22, 2019
A recession could be upon us and Trump’s trade war is to blame.
Recession

ALEC came to Austin, so we showed up

August 21, 2019
  ALEC is not welcome in our government, in our communities, or in our state. And this week, hundreds of activists let them know.
ALEC in Austin

FOX 7 Discussion: 2020 Democratic candidates & early polling

August 20, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss strategies that Democratic Presidential candidates can take going into 2020.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Who is responsible for the mass killings?

August 19, 2019
Perhaps if we glanced down and saw the string that traces the trajectories of the bullets back to our hands about to cast our ballots, things would change.
Mass_Killings

FOX 7 Discussion: 2020 candidates on the recession & gun reform

August 19, 2019
Texas Democratic Party Communications Director Abhi Rahman joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the possibility of a recession and gun reform plans, and their effect on the 2020 election.
Abhi Rahman on FOX 7 Austin

Hundreds of activists rally against corporate interests in Texas politics

August 15, 2019
Progress Texas & progressive organizations rally against far-right, corporate, special interest group ALEC in Austin.
ALEC in Austin Rally

FOX 7 Discussion: 2020 Democratic Presidential candidate pool begins to narrow

August 14, 2019
Progress Texas Executive Director Ed Espinoza joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the narrowing Democratic Presidential candidate pool and recent polling.
Ed Espinoza on FOX 7 Austin

WOAI: Corporate-funded, right-wing group ALEC shops model legislation in Austin

August 13, 2019
Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles spoke with News Radio 1200 - WOAI about ALEC's visit to Austin, and why the corporate-funded group shops around model legislation.
Sam Robles on WOAI

Texas Face Off: The investigation of Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen

August 13, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins KVUE to discuss the latest Texas Republican scandal and what an investigation of Republican House Speaker Dennis Bonnen looks like.
Glenn W. Smith on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Texas Republican House Speaker will be investigated

August 13, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss the latest Texas Republican scandal and the upcoming investigation of House Speaker Dennis Bonnen.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump Administration floats un-American green card restrictions

August 12, 2019
Immigration Attorney Pooja Sethi joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Donald Trump's new, un-American green card restrictions and how it will hurt not only families but his re-election. 
Pooja Sethi on FOX 7 Austin

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump supporters upset after Joaquin Castro shares public donor list

August 7, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss Congressman Joaquin Castro's tweet sharing who is funding Donald Trump, and why Trump supporters are upset.
Glenn W. Smith on FOX 7 Austin

Texas Republicans rocked by lies and bribery (updated)

August 6, 2019
If the Republican Speaker cannot be trusted to look out for his own people, how can he be trusted to look out for anyone at all?
Bonnen

5 questions on gun reform with Texas Gun Sense

August 6, 2019
Gun reform is needed in Texas. We call on lawmakers to act now and ensure our communities are safe. Ed Scruggs with Texas Gun Sense joined Ed Espinoza of Progress Texas to answer five questions about gun reform in our state.
Texas Gun Reform

ALEC funds 3 dangerous policies in Texas

August 6, 2019
ALEC is behind dangerous conservative laws on guns, immigration, and education.
ALEC

Inaction makes Texas Republicans complicit in the gun violence epidemic

August 6, 2019
It’s not too soon to politicize these tragedies. It’s too late.
Gun_Blog

Texas Face Off: Gun reform necessary in Texas

August 6, 2019
Ed Scruggs of Texas Gun Sense joins KVUE to discuss what measures of gun reform are needed in Texas.
Ed Scruggs, Texas Gun Sense on KVUE

KVUE Discussion: Lawmakers call for change following shootings

August 5, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins KVUE to discuss how the NRA and gun lobbyists have exploited Texas and leveraged lawmakers to stop gun reform.
Glenn W. Smith on KVUE

FOX 7 Discussion: Gun reform necessary in Texas

August 5, 2019
Ed Scruggs with Texas Gun Sense joins FOX 7 Austin to discuss gun reform following the tragedies in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Texas lawmakers must take action to come up with good legislation on gun reform. 
Texas Gun Reform - FOX 7 Austin

10 standout moments from the July #DemDebate

July 31, 2019
After this debate, the field of Democratic Presidential candidates will slowly narrow down.
July Democratic Presidential Debate