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Year in Review: Looking Back at 2021

Though 2021 was a tough year for our state and our country, we wanted to take this time to reflect on all the amazing work you helped us accomplish. We are forever grateful for the support, the work and the community you have helped us build in order to make Texas a more fair and […]

Oppose Racially Drawn Texas District Maps

Hearing in House on October 4 ISSUE The Texas House Texas Representative district map made public on September 30, continues to reflect the racially discriminatory approach that the Texas legislature has followed in drawing recently issued Texas Senate and U.S. Congressional district maps. Black and Hispanic Texans make up two racial groups that, along with […]

Be Heard at a Redistricting Hearing

ISSUE Here are the next dates for public hearings on one of Texas’ most contentious issues: redistricting. Click below to see a clickable PDF of each date and more resources! The Committee will meet to hear invited and public testimony from experts and members of the public on the 2021 legislative redistricting process. These hearings […]

Protect Your Right to Choose Your Representatives (Redistricting)

ACT BY TUESDAY, APRIL 20 ISSUE The Texas House will hear three sets of bills on Tuesday, April 20, each of which would create a new, non-partisan Texas Redistricting Commission. The three sets each include a bill that determines the rules for creating and governing the Commission’s work and a Joint Resolution to amend the […]

Join Us Every Tuesday for a CTA Phone Bank

TUESDAYS AT 1 PM If you or anyone you know is a bit hesitant to call a state legislator, consider joining us weekly to make calls together. We’ll walk through current CTAs and answer any questions you have to help you get calls made, emails written, and testimony submitted. Since our ability to gather at […]

Provide Testimony on Redistricting

ISSUE Here’s a reminder to testify in front of the Redistricting Committee and/or learn more about redistricting. The last hearing is February 27, but don’t wait until the last minute to get your voice heard by our state government! Written testimony is also an option if you can’t make one of the scheduled hearings. SIGN […]

Attend a Redistricting Hearing

ISSUE Back before the pandemic, a full slate of redistricting hearings were scheduled across the state. The vast majority were cancelled, of course. However, just a few days ago the Senate Redistricting Committee released new dates. They started Monday, January 25 and run through February 27. Check their proposed schedule of hearings to find a […]