Austin, TX – Today, it was reported that “lawyers for the Trump administration say they will not be able to reunite dozens of children separated from their parents at the U.S. Mexico border by a court-ordered deadline Tuesday, in part because several parents have already been deported.”
Texas Democrats in four House races have reported large fundraising hauls for the second quarter this year. [Dallas Morning News, July 9, 2018]
July 9, 2018 / Blog
We sat down with Mary Ibarra, organizer for Swing Left, about how people can find, get involved, and commit to supporting progressives in their closest “swing” district so that we take back the United States House of Representatives in 2018.
Austin, TX – Yesterday, in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) wrote about how Democrats can change the course of American politics, starting with Texas. By holding the Trump Administration accountable, uniting together in these turbulent times, we can approach the midterms with an attitude that will allow us to triumph. [Fort Worth Star-Telegram, July 4, 2018]
Austin, TX-- In case you missed it, Texas Democrat Steven David, running in Texas’ 8th Congressional District against Republican incumbent Kevin Brady, wrote a TribTalk about why Congress should protect the Affordable Care Act.
June 28, 2018 / Blog
We are at a critical moment for the future of our state and our country. We must elect more Democrats to the Senate -- which means we must elect Beto O'Rourke. America is relying on us to elect him. Texas Democrats must continue to defy the odds.
Today, in a 5-4 ruling, the Supreme Court ruled that “public sector unions cannot charge fees to employees who decline to join a union but are covered by its collective bargaining agreement...the court ruled the fees are unconstitutional, a blow to labor unions in the United States.”