Podcast Spotlight: Three Righteous Mamas

If you haven’t yet, please subscribe to Texas Signal’s podcast Three Righteous Mamas. You’ll meet a trio of pissed-off moms who are looking to make the world a better place for ALL of us. Cristina. Muna. Martha. These are the Three Righteous Mamas, and they are on a...

Our Texas Signal Holiday Book Recommendations

Thanksgiving is different this year. For many of us, we’re going to be celebrating Thanksgiving via Zoom. And at the Texas Signal, we want to keep y’all safe, which is why we are encouraging the very safe activity of reading! Here are some recommendations from our...

Cornyn (Literally) Applauds Incendiary Rhetoric

Senator John Cornyn, in the midst of a tough re-election fight against MJ Hegar, was caught on camera applauding the incendiary rhetoric of a local Republican club president, as well as the Sheriff of McLennan County. In video of Cornyn’s bus tour stop in Waco...

Why We Fight

Two weeks ago, Signal received a tip about a purported news website operating in Austin that had published a series of misleading stories largely attacking progressive candidates in non-partisan Austin City Council races. Stories linked in the initial piece Signal...

Gary Gates, Call Your Office

The first rule of canvassing is pretty simple. So simple, in fact, it’s usually the last thing you teach because it’s literally a matter of common sense. To put it as simply as possible, rule one is mind your manners. Watch what you say. When you canvass or phone bank...

In Texas, is Justice still for sale?

If you ask judicial scholars who oppose electing, rather than appointing, judges their arguments invariably boil down to one thing. One complication. One glaring problem.  It always comes back to the money.  To get elected, judges need to campaign and...