Teenage Activists Stage Quinceañera-Themed Protest of SB 4 at Texas Capitol

Teenage activists gathered at the Capitol for a quinceañera-themed protest of Senate Bill 4, organized by Jolt Texas. Read more about the event here: https://www.texasobserver.org/teenage-activists-stage-quinceanera-themed-protest-senate-bill-4-texas-capitol/ Posted by The Texas Observer on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Fifteen teenage activists took to … Read More


This Week: Texans’ Health Under Attack by Republican Lawmakers

From air quality to vaccines, much of this week’s Observer coverage focuses on public health in Texas.

Keep up with the Observer’s sharp reporting on the Legislature and throughout Texas with this weekly newsletter. As GOP leaders in Washington, D.C. push a health care plan to replace Obamacare, reporter Sophie Novack breaks down who really gets government … Read More