Trump’s Trade War Begins
Austin, TX -- Today, CNN reported, “[t]he White House is considering withdrawing from NAFTA in the coming days” citing two senior administration officials as their source. [CNN, April 26, 2017]
SB4: The Battle Begins
The debate is raging on house floor today. SB4, a dangerous bill that forces local law enforcement into Trump’s deportation force is being pushed by Trump Republicans.
Breaking: Texas Republicans Discriminated Against Texas Voters in State House Redistricting
Once again, a federal court has ruled that Texas Republicans intentionally discriminated against Texas’ diverse new majority, drawing state legislative districts in 2011 to limit the voice of communities of color in their government.
Texans hold Republican Will Hurd’s feet to the fire
Austin, TX -- In case you missed it, KENS5 reported, “[p]rotesters gathered in San Antonio on Tuesday for a Tax Day protest, urging President Trump to release his taxes to the public.” [KENS5, April 18, 2017]
Texas Democrats on Texas Lyceum Poll
It is entirely clear that Texans aren’t buying what Republicans in Washington or Austin are selling.
Golfer-in-Chief Donald Trump Continues To Keep U.S. in the Dark about his Taxes
Today is Tax Day, millions of Americans are paying their taxes, and yet President Trump has refused to come clean and release his own tax returns.
***MEDIA ADVISORY for Today: Tax Day Rally & Protest at Congressman Will Hurd’s Northside Office***
On the national tax filing deadline, while all Americans are filing their taxes, citizens will be heard on Trump’s unprecedented refusal to release his tax returns and Will Hurd’s vote to enable Trump’s secrecy.
Texas Democratic Party Chairman Hinojosa Endorses Local Candidates
Austin, TX-- Today, Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa will issue personal endorsements for the May 6th elections.
ICYMI: Texas Democrat Kirk Watson Passes Three Bills Advocating Against Sexual Assault on College Campuses
In case you missed it, “Spurred by disturbing reports about the prevalence of sexual assaults on college campuses,” the Texas Senate passed Senate Bill 968, Senate Bill 969 and Senate Bill 970 to empower survivors of campus sexual violence...
Republican Attack on Working Texans Marches On, S.B 75
Austin, TX -- Yesterday, Trump Republicans in Dan Patrick’s Senate all voted to make it harder for minors to join unions that protect their rights in the workplace. (Senate Bill 75)