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Unpaid internships are not progressive (sorry, not sorry)

December 7, 2018
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got it right. Progressives must practice what they preach when it comes to unpaid internships.
Pay_Your_Interns

Before George H.W. Bush refused to take action on AIDS, he and Barbara were pro-choice

December 6, 2018
For the internet, the “legacy of American heroes” does not go without blemish.
George H.W. Bush Legacy

FOX 7 Discussion: Robert Mueller recommends Michael Flynn not serve jail time for his cooperation

December 5, 2018
Michael Flynn continues to cooperate in Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, as more information becomes public. There is no greater act of patriotism than seeing this investigation through.
FOX 7 Austin - Russia Investigation

KVUE Face Off: The change of politics since George H.W. Bush

December 4, 2018
While we don't agree with all of George H.W. Bush's policies and stances, we do appreciate his service to others. Bush worked with Democrats to pass the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and was a former supporter of Planned Parenthood.
KVUE Face Off - George H.W. Bush

FOX 7 Discussion: Proposed trade deal not that different from NAFTA

December 4, 2018
  President Donald Trump is pushing Congress to pass the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the trade deal that would replace NAFTA.
FOX 7 Austin - USMCA

FOX 7 Discussion: President Trump refuses to listen to scientists on climate change

November 27, 2018
The National Climate Assessment released by the U.S. government sets a dire tone for the future of this country, but President Trump says he isn't sold. FOX 7 Austin’s Rebecca Thomas talked to Luke Metzger from Environment Texas and Travis County GOP chairman Matt Mackowiak about the president's response.
FOX 7 - Nov. 27

PODGress Texas: The issues defining the progressive movement in Texas

November 12, 2018
Campaigns come and go, but it’s the issues that drive us – and that’s why we continue working as the voice for a new majority.
PODgress Texas: Election 2018

Voters have a chance to protect America's Tree of Life

November 5, 2018
Faith leaders gather to condemn hatred, bigotry and oppression.
Tree of Life

Vote Texas Face Off: Trump's Houston rally inspires young progressives

October 23, 2018
With early voting in full swing, Democrats are turning out now more than ever to make a positive change for the future of Texas. KVUE talks to Tara Pohlmeyer from Progress Texas and Travis County GOP Communications Director Andy Hogue about Trump's recent rally in Houston and his inaccurate statements.
Vote Texas Face Off Midterms

FOX 7 Discussion: Democrats more motivated to vote after Trump's rally in Houston

October 23, 2018
FOX 7 Austin's Rebecca Thomas discusses the Texas Senate race between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz with Tara Pohlmeyer from Progress Texas and Andy Hogue from the Travis County GOP.
Trump's rally FOX 7 Austin

Powerful sculptures call for common sense gun reform

October 11, 2018
Grieving Parkland dad has created sculptures in memory of his late son, a victim of the February school shooting.
Sculpture of child under desk

FOX 7 Discussion: Confirmation battle could affect midterm elections

October 8, 2018
Partisan politics have no place in the Supreme Court of the United States. We had a moral obligation to fight against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation. What's next? "We'll have to beat them at the polls year after year after year in a sustained and aggressive offense."
Believe Survivors

Kavanaugh has been confirmed. Now what?

October 6, 2018
Your voice is not weakened by today’s vote. If anything, it’s stronger, louder, and more powerful than ever.
Kavanaugh Protests

More Money, More Problems

October 3, 2018
Texas elected officials are making big bucks off of gun rights groups, and the effects are clear.
NRA Contributions

Vote Texas Face Off: The stretch to the Texas midterm elections

October 2, 2018
In this week's Vote Texas Face Off, Tara Pohlmeyer of Progress Texas and Sam Pohl of the Republican Party of Texas debate the Senate race between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz, as well as the FBI's investigation into Brett Kavanaugh.
KVUE Face Off 10-02