"I believe that in a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no person in America should be too poor to live ... Seems pretty simple. So what that means to me is health care as a human right. It means that every child no matter where you are born should have access to a college or trade school education if they so choose it. I think that no person should be homeless, if we can have public structures and public policies to allow for people to have homes and food and lead a dignified life in the United States."
RECLAIMING DEMOCRACY FOR THE
Our Revolution Texas (ORTX) is a statewide progressive populist organization formed in the wake of the Bernie Sanders campaign and dedicated to making the political revolution a long-haul reality in our state. Formed in January 2017, ORTX is the first of several statewide affiliates of Our Revolution (alongside strong active groups in Wisconsin, Massachusetts, Maryland, (and more). Our organization has been built around our bottom-up democratic values, our main bodies are the 11 democratically-elected regional committees covering all areas of our state–not just the major cities.
OR North TX (ORNTX) full-heartedly embraces the three intertwined goals of our national and state organization: to revitalize democracy, empower progressive leaders, and elevate political consciousness.
We will reclaim democracy for the working people of our country. Through supporting a new generation of progressive leaders, empowering millions to fight for progressive change and elevating the political consciousness, Our Revolution will transform American politics to make our political and economic systems responsive to the needs of working families.
COMMITTEE WORKING GROUPS
How can you help? We'll take any skills you want to volunteer! Reach out to one of the working groups below for more information.
Can you help with...?
Candidate identification, vetting & recommendation
Point of contact with endorsed candidates
Candidate's event notifications
Getting signatures to put progressive candidates on the ballot
Can you help with...?
Upcoming action day notifications from our coalition partners
Notifying those legislative committee agendas that require action
OR State Issue Campaigns support
Find your local chapter and get ready to take action! We don't have your area covered yet? Orginize your neighbourhood and start your own chapter! We 'll provide the tools and help you need!