Advocating for public investments that improve people's lives.

Our Future, Our Texas! 

Our state leaders have the opportunity to undo the disastrous 2011 cuts and to prioritize education, health care, public safety, the environment, and economic opportunity for all Texas families. Investing in Texas now is the right thing to do and can ensure the future safety, health and strength of our state. Join us on April 10, and together we can move Texas Forward!


9am - 10am | South Steps of the Capitol

Buses Arrive and Staging for the March

Lunch Served

11 am - 12 pm

  March through Downtown


Rally on the South Steps of the Texas Capitol

1 pm - 1:45 pm

Texas Forward Training in the Capitol Extension Auditorium

1 pm - 4 pm 

Legislative Visits

5 pm | South Side of the Capitol

Buses leave

Texas Forward Training: Tips for Talking about the Budget

Join Texas Forward at 1: 00 pm (or immediately after the rally) in the Capitol Extension Auditorium (E1.004, across from the cafeteria). We'll cover:

- What You Need to Know about the Texas State Budget

- Tips for Talking about the Budget

- Keeping the Conversation Going (tools for taking action in your own community)

Travel to Austin

For those who need a ride to Austin, space may be available on the TSEU buses.

We also encourage you to organize carpools and caravan to Austin together!

Can't make it to Austin? 

Visit the Take Action page for ways you can have an impact in your own community!
Legislative Visits

If you are planning a visit with your elected official at the Capitol, it's wise to schedule your visit ahead of time and prepare.

Tips for Visiting Elected Officials