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FOX 7 Discussion: Trump's military transgender ban may begin, keeping service members from their jobs

January 22, 2019
FOX 7 Austin’s Rebecca Thomas talked to Danielle Skidmore, a board member with Equality Texas and Johnathan Saenz, president of Texas Values, about the Supreme Court’s decision to implement the policy that would restrict military service by transgender men and women.
FOX 7 Austin - Transgender ban

KVUE Face Off: The impact of Trump's government shutdown

January 22, 2019
Donald Trump should end this government shutdown and work on a real immigration reform solution, rather than using federal works and DREAMers as pawns. Texas AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Montserrat Garibay joins KVUE's Face Off to discuss the impact of Trump's government shutdown.
KVUE - Government Shutdown

Trump’s inhumane border wall threatens fragile ecosystems

January 22, 2019
The American taxpayer is going to foot the bill for a $15 billion environmental wrecking ball.

FOX 7 Discussion: The current state of race relations in America

January 21, 2019
On this MLK Day, we take a closer look at race relations in our country. FOX 7 Austin’s Mike Warren talked to Progress Texas Advocacy Director Sam Robles and Travis County GOP Chairman Matt Mackowiak about race relations in America and the work we still have to do.
FOX 7 Austin - Race Relations

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump must listen to Democrats and reopen the government

January 15, 2019
There is no reason for Trump to keep the government shut down over his demands for an ineffective, wasteful wall. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren discusses the shutdown with Tara Pohlmeyer from Progress Texas and Texas GOP Chairman James Dickey.
FOX - Government Shutdown - 1-15

FOX 7 Discussion: Trump keeps the federal government shut down over a border wall

January 7, 2019
  The federal government has been shut down for three weeks. A border wall would do nothing to enhance border security, and would simply be a symbol of anti-immigration rhetoric and racism for the Trump Administration.
FOX 7 border wall

10 Worst and Best Texans of 2018

December 19, 2018
This year, some Texans were naughty. Others were nice. We’ve been making our list and checking it twice. Here are the results.
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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

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

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

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

We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat

October 1, 2018
Is American democracy strong enough to survive its demons?
Jaws and the current state of America

FOX 7 Discussion: UN laughs at Trump bragging about administration's accomplishments

September 25, 2018
We live in an interdependent world. We must work with our neighbors. Progress Texas' Glenn W. Smith and Travis County GOP chairman Matt Mackowiak discuss President Trump's speech to the United Nations, which was met with laughter. 
FOX 7 Austin on the UN