Actions for the Week

The Rights of Women and Girls; Zombie SB 9; End the “Dead Suspects” loophole | Take Action Newsletter

Take Action The Rights of Women and Girls While the Texas legislature is no friend to comprehensive health care, this past week the state of Alabama’s new, near total ban on abortion dominated headlines. The law is so extreme that it would force a 12-year-old rape survivor to carry a pregnancy to term—and this in a state with abysmal education, ...
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Last chance to stop SB 9; Demand that Barr be held in contempt of Congress | Take Action Newsletter

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2020 Central Texas Election Resources Happy (belated) Mother’s Day! ❤️ Every day thousands of mothers languish in jail simply because they cannot afford bail. Make a donation today to the National Bail Out Collective, the force behind the #FreeBlackMamas Mother’s Day bail-outs. Throughout the year, the collective also provides fellowship and employment opportunities for those they bail out. And they ...
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Support the #txlege children’s health coverage bill; Guess who’s not running against Cornyn; Run Wendy Run | Take Action Newsletter

Support the #txlege children's health coverage bill; Guess who's not running against Cornyn; Run Wendy Run | Take Action Newsletter
Take Action Help Children’s Health bill HB342 get a vote in the Texas House! Texas has the nation’s highest uninsured rate for kids and it is getting worse. When kids get enrolled in Medicaid, they would get six uninterrupted months of coverage at a time. The current process gives children month to month coverage for half the year and asks ...
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Last chance to #PurgeWhitley; Say YES to Civics Education; Cornyn vs. Twitter comedians; Defend Paid Sick Leave | Take Action Newsletter

Say NO to David Whitley, say NO to voter suppression
Early Voting runs through Tuesday in Williamson, Bexar, and parts of Travis County. Election Day is on May 4. Take Action Say no to David Whitley for Texas Secretary of State We won! Civil rights groups—and you—successfully pressured state elections officials into rescinding the attempted purge of almost 100,000 voters. Now it’s time to double down on ensuring that David ...
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