Activists are mobilizing in Texas as the special session is soon to begin on July 18th. They will try to pass several Right Wing draconian bills. Texas activists need your national support.
Kevin Brady’s constituents had an in absentia Town Hall on April 19th, 2017 to ask the questions he has thus far refused to answer.
It is clear that if men could get pregnant, there wouldn’t be the constant attack to take their freedom of choice away. Jessica Farrar’s bill exposes it.
While Ted Poe dined in the luxury of the high rise building, his constituents spent more than two hours in the hot sun hoping that he would meet them.
With Steve Bannon’s appointment, Trump has again shown his desire to surround himself with poorly qualified sycophants, while avoiding dissenting opinions.
Jim Hightower fired up the Our Revolution crowd with his wit but was very serious about mobilizing Progressives to take back our government.
These women were very well organized as we hit the road. As soon as we got in, I pulled a few women aside and asked them a few questions.
That the GOP will find a way to dump Trump after milking him for his worth with a manufactured grassroots is something I’ve been preaching for some time.
Professional associations, meeting planners, & Texas convention & visitors bureau unveils new campaign called “Texas Welcomes All” to counter bathroom bill.
Electing champions Ann Harris Bennett, Kim Ogg and Lupe Valdez offer protection, leadership of progressive values for millions of Texans
Governing Magazine ranking shows how Greg Abbott and the new GOP leaders failed to prepare for and respond to oil slump on Texas’ economy.
The Humble Independent School District (Humble ISD) voted to officially hire Elizabeth Fagen at its last board meeting ignoring objections by parents.
One’s eyes must remain on the ball.It is evident that the Humble ISA board failed in one of their most important tasks, selecting a superintendent.
HISD parents launch a large protest against the selection of Dr. Elizabeth Fagen as superintendent. They intend to mobilize and vote many board members out.
Texas State Representative Sylvester Turner won the Houston mayoral election. This was his third try. He beat Bill King in a very close election.
Mayor Annise Parker spent some time at KPFT 90.1 FM talking to the Queer Voices show. She gave me nice lighthearted exit interview.
Mike Collier’s Corner Remember what Mike Collier said when he ran for Texas State Comptroller? What was the moniker he used more than any other? He said he would be the Texas watchdog. Mike is continuing on that path even though he was unfortunately not elected in that race. A few weeks ago he exposed […]
I find the character assassination of community embedded activists/politicians like Jolanda Jones objectionable. HISD students need a real advocate.
Voter suppression in Texas & throughout the South continues in full vogue using techniques that nibble like this. Nibbles sum to bites. Spread the word.
Even though Mike Collier did not win his race to be Texas Comptroller, he continues to do the watchdog job. This piece must be read and shared widely.