Press Releases

TOP Press Releases

TOP Helps Propel Progressive Candidates to Victory (July 15, 2020)

Justice Can’t Wait: Independence Day Agenda For Houston Policing (July 17, 2020)

TOP statement on President Trump cutting short Census counting efforts (August 4, 2020)

Houston District B Residents Applaud Decision to Allow Runoff to Proceed (August 11, 2020)

TOP comes out in favor of SAWS Accountability Act (August 17, 2020)

TOP statement on CDC’s temporary halt on evictions (September 2, 2020)

Ometu Arrest is Reason People March for Justice (September 2, 2020)

TOP statement on Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall announcing resignation (September 9, 2020)

TOP urges more community investment ahead of Dallas city budget vote (September 23, 2020)

TOP Announces 2020 Endorsements (October 2, 2020)

TOP Sues Bexar County to Keep Polling Locations Open (October 6, 2020)

TOP announces additional Fort Bend County endorsements (October 9, 2020)

Texas Leads Nation in Voting (October 19, 2020)

More Than Half A Million of TOP’s Targets Cast Ballot During Early Vote (November 2, 2020)

TOP powers Tarsha Jackson to victory in Houston City Council District B runoff (December 12, 2020)

Houston tenants facing eviction take fight to City Hall as CDC order expires at end of month (December 16, 2020)

TOP condemns white supremacists’ assault on democracy at U.S. Capitol, calls for Trump’s removal, Cruz’s resignation (January 6, 2021)

TOP: “Today’s vote brings us one step closer to removing from power the white nationalist threat that is Donald Trump” (January 13, 2021)

TOP recommits to bringing MLK’s vision to life (January 18, 2021)

TOP statement on Biden-Harris immigration reform bill presented to Congress (January 20, 2021)

TOP to Texas AG: “Resign, Ken. Immigrants will not be intimidated by a fraud who thinks he is above the law.” (January 22, 2021)

TOP: “Sens. Cruz, Cornyn endorse white nationalist violence with acquittal vote of Trump” (February 13, 2021)

TOP condemns Gov. Abbott’s arrogance, lack of leadership, costing lives of Black & Latino Texans (February 20, 2021)

TOP commemorates trailblazing women of color this Women’s History Month (March 1, 2021)

TOP: “What Abbott is doing is not leadership. It’s arrogant, racist negligence” (March 2, 2021)

TOP, TCRP, MOVE Texas statement on latest court ruling regarding San Antonio paid sick leave ordinance (March 10, 2021)

TOP statement on release of Ben Spencer of Dallas, wrongfully incarcerated for 34 years (March 12, 2021)

TOP: “Abbott is despicably scoring political points off the plight of unaccompanied minors” (March 17, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project statement on expansion of Bexar County Public Defender’s Office (March 23, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project announces Dallas City Council endorsements (April 3, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project statement on HB 20 advancing past Texas House committee (April 12, 2021)

TOP statement on Derek Chauvin verdict (April 20, 2021)

Community taking care of community: Texas Organizing Project provides financial relief to residents forgotten by elected officials after Winter Storm Uri (April 23, 2021)

Texas Progressive DAs unite in opposition to voter suppression bills in state legislature (April 29, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project provides critical boost to progressive candidates, moves the needle on police reform in San Antonio (May 3, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project Condemns HB6 & SB7 Ahead Of Imminent House Floor Vote (May 6, 2021)

TOP: “Gov. Abbott is shortchanging Texas families” (May 17, 2021)

TOP: “Honoring George Floyd’s life means taking bold action to overhaul the system that ended it” (May 25, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project Remains Ready To Defend Voting Rights After Defeat of SB 7 (May 31, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project drives progressive candidates to victory in San Antonio municipal runoffs (June 6, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project statement on Gov. Abbott’s border wall scheme (June 16, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project commemorates Juneteenth (June 19, 2021)

TOP: “Executive Order GA-13 violates Texans’ constitutional rights” (June 24, 2021)

TOP Applauds Texas House Democrats Breaking Quorum (July 12, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project Applauds Staff’s Creation of Union (July 15, 2021)

TOP: “Governor Abbott has codified intimidation of and discrimination against Texas voters of color” (September 7, 2021)

Missed opportunities in city budget to keep more San Antonians housed (September 18, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project announces endorsement in Texas House District 118 special election (September 19, 2021)

TOP: “Our Congressional leaders cannot afford to throw in the towel and squander this historic opportunity” (September 20, 2021)

TOP statement on Border Patrol agents brutally attacking Haitian asylum-seekers (September 21, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project Surpasses $1 Million in Bail Funds Distributed (September 22, 2021)

Texas Organizing Project statement recognizing Indigenous Peoples’ Day (October 11, 2021)

TOP supportive of DOJ investigation into Texas juvenile correctional facilities (October 13, 2021)

TOP statement on the end of the third legislative special session (October 19, 2021)

TOP: “Abbott is endorsing Trump’s lies and demagoguery with his new Secretary of State selection” (October 21, 2021)

Ft. Bend Redistricting Needs To Reflect The Diversity & Demographic Changes From The Past Decade (October 22, 2021)

TOP: “This verdict emboldens white nationalist vigilantism and violence” (November 19, 2021)

TOP: “White Supremacy Murdered Ahmaud Arbery” (November 24, 2021)

TOP statement on DOJ suing Texas over redistricting (December 6, 2021)

TOP PAC Endorses Lee Merritt for TX Attorney General (December 17, 2021)

TOP statement on one-year mark of white supremacist insurrection at U.S. Capitol (January 6, 2022)

TOP Statement On Impending Senate Filibuster Reform Deadline (January 10, 2022)

TOP: “Honoring the legacy of Dr. King means enshrining the expansion of voting rights” (January 17, 2022)

TOP PAC Endorses Jessica Cisneros (TX-28) For Congress (January 21, 2022)

TOP Calls On Harris Co. Republican Party to Hold Joint Primaries (March 2, 2022)

TOP PAC Advances Bold, Progressive Vision for Texas in 2022 Primary (March 2, 2022)

TOP PAC boosts progressive congressional candidates Cisneros, Crockett, and Casar to strong primary election performances (March 3, 2022)

REPORT: Black, Latino Texans Instrumental in Bolstering Disaster Recovery Protocols Following Hurricane Harvey (March 29, 2022)