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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

One chart that proves Texas is a battleground state

August 7, 2019
The electorate in Texas is growing, and the growth seems to be entirely in one direction.
Flipping Texas 2020

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 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

ALEC funds 3 dangerous policies in Texas

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

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

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

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

ALEC is coming to Texas. Here's why that's bad.

July 31, 2019
ALEC helps corporate interests bypass the will of the people with the help of conservative lawmakers by changing the laws to benefit the wealthy.
ALEC

Texas Face Off: Gerrymandering & the July Democratic Debates

July 30, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss Texas gerrymandering and the 2020 Democratic candidates.
Tara Pohlmeyer on KVUE

Recent anti-abortion funding backfires, latest in a string of failed Republican efforts

July 25, 2019
Texas Republicans continue to fund “Alternatives to Abortion” programs with zero oversight.
Attacks Abortion Rights

KVUE Reaction: Robert Mueller testifies before Congress

July 24, 2019
Progress Texas Communications Manager Tara Pohlmeyer joins KVUE to discuss how the GOP has ignored evidence from the Mueller Report, and what comes next.
KVUE: Robert Mueller Congress