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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Roundup May 10, 2015

The Texas Progressive Alliance is busy designing its own TexMoji as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff is busy popping popcorn so as to fully enjoy the Jonathan Stickland soap opera. Letters from Texas guest blogger Russ … Continue reading

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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Roundup May 4, 2015

The Texas Progressive Alliance wishes everyone a Happy Star Wars Day as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff rounded up coverage of the voter ID appellate hearing at the Fifth circuit last week. Libby Shaw at Texas … Continue reading

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Todd Smith, Come Collect Your Party

A Pentagon-ordered military training exercise, the kind of work the armed forces do on a regular basis all over the country so they can maintain peak readiness and prepare for hostile conditions should they be sent to defend our country … Continue reading

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Texas Progressive Alliance Blog Roundup April 27, 2015

The Texas Progressive Alliance hopes that Blue Bell can get its act together before it’s too late as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff cheered on the latest effort by the federal government to force the state … Continue reading

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It Would Be Funny If It Weren’t the Texas Lege

Tomorrow, in the House State Affairs committee, a bill will be considered. Freshman Rep. Molly White (R-Surely Another Planet) outlined all of the signs she thinks clinics should put up if they perform abortions. You know, to make the clinics … Continue reading

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The Hon. Jessica Farrar (D-Reproductive Justice)

Last Wednesday, I went to Austin to wave my fist at the sky and dare the sun not to rise sign in as opposed to a particularly heinous bill aimed at all but eliminating the option minors in Texas have … Continue reading

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If At First You Don’t Succeed, Amend, Amend, Amend

HB2510 ostensibly deals with sunset review of the Department of State Health Services.¬†Update at the end of this post. A whole passel of amendments just got tacked on that turn it into a de facto abortion bill further restricting and … Continue reading

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