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October 25, 2012

Yes on Travis County's Proposition 1!

The battle over Travis County’s Proposition 1, which would help to support a new medical center in Austin, has become fierce. Here, we lay out why voting yes for Proposition 1 is a good thing for Austin and Texas. First of all, Proposition 1 does not go...
October 24, 2012

Get Out The Vote In Texas - Make Calls Today

Now that early vote has begun, we need your help getting out the vote here in Texas. Make a difference by calling unlikely voters in Texas and encourage them to join you and me and the millions of Texans who make their voice heard every election. They won...
October 17, 2012


This Friday we are going to premiere The Muslims Are Coming! It’s a docu-comedy that follows a group of Muslim-American comedians as they travel around the country to do shows, meet locals, and do their solidest to get rid of the super annoying and...
October 16, 2012

Watch The Presidential Debate With Us!

Join us TONIGHT for a Presidential Debate Watch Party hosted in partnership with the University Democrats on the University of Texas at Austin Campus. The event is free and we will be providing pizza and drinks. Presidential Debate Watch Party Hosted in...
October 15, 2012

George Lakoff is coming to Dallas on October 19th

Progress Texas, in partnership with the Dallas Democratic Forum, is excited to announce two events on Friday, October 19th in the Dallas area with leading thinker, professor and author George Lakoff. George Lakoff is a University of California Berkeley...
October 10, 2012

Mark Shelton Opposes Ending Rape Kit Backlog

Texas Tea Party Republican Mark Shelton is running for State Senate against Democrat Wendy Davis in SD-10. Rep. Shelton is one of the most extreme Republicans in the Legislature, going so far as to be one of only 8 Democrats or Republicans in the entire...