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February 2, 2012

The STOCK Act Needs Our Support

Ed. note: This post has been updated to reflect additional co-sponsors in recent days. Part of President Obama's state of the union focused on what should be a completely non-controversial idea, holding Congress to the same rules as everyone else. The...
February 1, 2012

The Progress Texas Monthly

Today is our organization's first anniversary and we want to thank you for a terrific first year! 
 In 2011, we set ambitious goals to hire staff, mobilize Texans and lay the foundation for a progressive movement in our communities. We beat all our...
January 27, 2012

We Won! HHS Denies Texas Waiver Request on 80-20 Rule

The U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) agency is going to protect better health, not bottom lines, and you are the one who made it happen! In December, 2,775 of you joined us and Texas Well and Healthy to sign a petition demanding HHS deny the Texas...
January 25, 2012

President Obama Calls for Up-or-Down Vote on Judges

During his State of the Union address , President Obama called on the Senate to cease their unprecedented obstruction of judicial nominees. With 32 judicial emergencies across the country, including 5 here at home, the time has come to put the qualified,...