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The 5 Texas State House Races for LGBTQ Advocates to Watch October 9, 2020 at 2:28 pm There are five Texas House races we’re watching where we can flip the script - ousting supporters and authors of anti-LGBTQ bills and electing pro-equality candidates in their stead.
Equality Texas Releases Statement from CEO Ricardo Martinez on the Death of Monica Roberts October 8, 2020 at 6:00 pm The Equality Texas family is devastated to learn of the death of trailblazing transgender activist Monica Roberts. Monica was part of our family and our dear friend and we have fought side by side at the Texas Capitol for two decades.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — How to Report Issues with Voting October 6, 2020 at 12:23 pm It’s important to know your rights when you go to vote, so that you can report any problems that remain unresolved.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — Become a Poll Worker and Help America Vote September 29, 2020 at 4:57 pm Poll workers play a crucial role in our election process. We can't have a free and fair election without enough employees staffing polling locations and assisting voters. As a poll worker, you can help America vote.
All Eyes on Texas: Meet our 2020 Gala Honorees September 28, 2020 at 11:45 am When we come together for our virtual gala this year, it will be a night of celebration, inspiration, and generosity...and recognition of some of the people who have engaged, mobilized, and provided inspiration through their efforts.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — The Importance of Voting Down Ballot September 22, 2020 at 10:25 am We feel the impact of all levels of government, but the further “down ballot” you go, the more you’ll see that impact in your day to day existence, from highway construction to police budgets, ID laws to school curriculum.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — The 3 Things You Need to Know about Mail-in Ballots September 15, 2020 at 9:30 am Absentee and mail-in ballots in Texas can be confusing at the best of times. We’ll help you cut through the noise with the 3 things you need to know about voting by mail.
We’re Running Out of Time to Protect the Trans Community — Submit a Public Comment about the Proposed Anti-Trans HUD Rule Now September 10, 2020 at 2:18 pm HUD has a proposed rule change that would eliminate the protections for transgender people currently in place under the Equal Access Rule. The public comment period ends on September 22nd. Please submit your comment now.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — An ode to early voting & step by step guide September 8, 2020 at 10:00 am Texas has expanded the early voting period to two weeks, from October 13 - October 30. Here is what you need to know when early voting and where to start.
Less Than 30 Days to Complete Your Census! September 4, 2020 at 11:55 am The U.S. Census Bureau moved up the 2020 Census response deadline to September 30. This means that field data collection and self-response options will end on September 30.