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March 26, 2013

Family Planning Coalition Granted Title X Funding

On Monday, the Women's Health and Family Planning Association of Texas was awarded a federal grant that would enable to continue to provide family planning and health services to more than 160,000 Texas women. The group filed a formal request after Rick...
March 20, 2013

Thank You Senators Wendy Davis and Sylvia Garcia

Earlier today, we called on Progress Texas members to contact their State Senators and urge them to vote against the first draft of the state budget. The response was tremendous. While our voices were heard, the bill passed. The final vote was 29 to 2 ...
March 18, 2013

Greg Abbott to Receive Award From Bigot

This Friday the Executive Director of the Houston Area Pastor Council and the Texas Pastor Council, Dave Welch, will award Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott a special award at the organization’s fundraiser. In recent years, Welch has consistently issued...
March 12, 2013

Rick Perry Breaks His Promise on Cancer Research

This blog was orginally posted on . The powers that be at CPRIT, the cancer research fund that Gov. Rick Perry is using as his slush fund to reward contributors, would like us to forget that it remains under criminal investigation...