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An open letter to Senator John Cornyn: Investigate the citizenship application backlog

December 13, 2019
Texas progressive organizations from across the state have called for Sen. John Cornyn to investigate the citizenship application backlog and protect voting rights for eligible Texans.
John_Cornyn_Letter

Republicans accuse House of being distracted by impeachment, while hundreds of bills sit on McConnell’s desk

December 12, 2019
The “Do Nothing” Republicans think they have Americans fooled. They don’t.
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Yes, Trump abused his power to obstruct Congress

December 12, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Strategist Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 to discuss the Articles of Impeachment and whether or not Trump abused the powers of the Presidency to obstruct Congress.
Glenn Smith on FOX 7 discussing Articles of Impeachment

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

Impeachment Explainer: Here’s how it works

December 5, 2019
What Texans need to know about the impeachment process.
Impeachment

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

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, 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

FOX 7 Discussion: Impeachment Hearings in the Judiciary

December 2, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss how Democrats in Congress have laid a strong case for impeaching Trump and why Trump needs to be held accountable by the American people.
Tara Pohlmeyer on FOX 7 Austin

A Medicaid Carol: A Ghost Story for Christmas

December 2, 2019
With the holidays upon us, this is a good moment to sit down by a cozy fire to read an updated take on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.”
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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

Trump makes seventh visit to Texas as state becomes more competitive

November 20, 2019
Trump knows Texas is critical to a win in 2020, and he’s terrified because he knows Texans are fed up with his corruption and hate.
TrumpInTexas

FOX 7 Discussion: Will Trump Testify?

November 19, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins FOX 7 to discuss whether Trump will decide to testify in-person during the impeachment inquiry.
Will Trump Testify in Congress' Impeachment Inquiry?

Greg Abbott prefers his chicken with a side of hate

November 19, 2019
After Chick-fil-A announced plans to stop funding anti-LGBTQIA+ organizations, Texas Governor Greg Abbott took to Twitter to voice his disapproval.
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Rick Perry: Where is he now?

November 14, 2019
Rick Perry has been out of the limelight for a while, but with one fell swoop (and a Congressional subpoena) he’s back in the public eye.
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FOX 7 Discussion: Day One of Impeachment Proceedings

November 14, 2019
Progress Texas Senior Advisor Glenn W. Smith joins FOX 7 to discuss the first day of impeachment proceedings.

Texas Face Off: Impeachment Proceedings

November 13, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss Trump's impeachment proceedings, and how they impact Texas. 
Progress Texas discusses Trump's impeachment proceedings on KVUE

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