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Special Report - Flipping Texas

September 11, 2019

There are two sleeping giants in Texas

Editor's Note: This blog was originally published on Oct. 13, 2017 and has been rereleased to support our new report Flipping Texas in 2020. In recent years, there has been a lot of talk about the "Sleeping Giant," a growing Latino population that will...
October 27, 2017

Digital Killed the Video Star

The first video ever aired on MTV was " Video Killed the Radio Star " by The Buggles, a new wave band out of London. The song selection was a statement sending a shot across the bow of radio networks and declaring a new era of television made explicitly...
October 27, 2017
Left Turn Only

The path forward is to turn LEFT

Is Texas a conservative state? Or is it a non-voting that favors Republicans? One thing certain is that Texas is a changing state. As I've written previously, the explosive population growth has created a pool of voters that lean heavily towards...
October 27, 2017

Special Report: Flipping Texas in 2018

Update: Thanks for reading in 2018! We're on to the next election - click here to see our Special Report: Flipping Texas in 2020 . We are living in unprecedented times – but we have a chance to make a difference. A new analysis by Progress Texas reveals a...
October 24, 2017
Drop off voters

Drop-Off Voting: Millennials, Gen X can flip Texas in 2018

There are tons of trends, both bad and good. Popped collars: bad. Giving up cars: good. Avocado toast: jury still out. But there is one trend that is assuredly bad and it's worth ending: drop-off voting. If you're in Texas then you are probably familiar...