Center for Public Policy Priorities
Press Releases and Statements
2015
DEC
01
New from CPPP -- TexasHealthCareGuide.org Helps Texans Navigate Health Care Options PRESS RELEASE
DEC
01
For Pre-K and HB 4, It's Details Time PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
NOV
17
Where are the leaks? New TX Education Scorecard PRESS RELEASE
OCT
28
100K Fewer TX Kids Uninsured, but State Still Lagging PRESS RELEASE
OCT
22
Milestone -- Over 1 Million Low-Income TX Kids Get Free Meals PRESS RELEASE
OCT
19
Know before you vote: Props 1 and 7 PRESS RELEASE
SEP
17
Over 4.5 Million Texans in Poverty -- New Census Data PRESS RELEASE
SEP
16
More Texans Have Health Insurance -- New Census Data PRESS RELEASE
JUL
29
Mental health, suicide and Texas county jails PRESS RELEASE
JUL
21
Texas 9th Worst State for Kids, Despite Some Progress PRESS RELEASE
JUL
16
Texas has a GED problem -- updated report
PRESS RELEASE
JUN
25
Supreme Court Protects Affordable Health Insurance for 832,000 Texans
PRESS RELEASE
BLOG

MAY
21
Tax cuts won't build a more prosperous Texas PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
MAY
14
Let Voters Raise the Minimum Wage PRESS RELEASE
MAY
13
School Finance Proposal Would Not Help Kids PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
MAY
07
CPPP Applauds Passage of Pre-K Legislation PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
MAY
05
You Asked, We Listened -- New Pre-K Data PRESS RELEASE
APR
22
Keeping College Within Reach for Texas Students PRESS RELEASE
FULL REPORT
APR
06
CPPP supports in-state tuition for TX non-citizen residents PRESS RELEASE
APR
02
New Report Shows Texas Tax System Skewed PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
APR
01
CPPP Statement on Passage of TX House Budget PRESS RELEASE
MAR
30
CPPP Opposes Rushed Merging of Health-Human Services Agencies PRESS RELEASE
MAR
25
CPPP Calls on Congress to Support CHIP Funding PRESS RELEASE
MAR
24
New County-Level Data on Closing Health Coverage Gap PRESS RELEASE
BLOG
MAR
10
Pre-K Media Availability & Resources PRESS RELEASE
MAR
04
Despite Gains, 25% of Texas Kids Live in Poverty PRESS RELEASE
FEB
25
Report -- State and Federal Programs Prevent Poverty PRESS RELEASE
JAN
29
Scorecard Ranks Texas Poorly in Financial Security PRESS RELEASE
2014
SEP
17
Immigrants Drive the Texas Economy: New Study Shows Benefits of Immigrants to the Lone Star State FULL REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
BLOG POST
SEP
15
Surprise Medical Bills Take Advantage of Texans: Little-known practice creates a "second emergency" for ER patients FULL REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
BLOG POST
AUG
6
From Recidivism to Recovery: The Case for Peer Support in Texas Correctional Facilities FULL REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
MAY
28
Health Care, the 2013 Texas Legislature, and the Affordable Care Act READ THE REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
DATA TOOL
MAY
20
Family Budget Busters: Payday and Auto Title Loans Are Getting More Expensive for Texans READ THE FULL REPORT
PRESS RELEASE
APR
1
New National, State Scorecard on Children's Progress Shows Need to Create More Opportunity for Children of Color
PRESS RELEASE
SPANISH RELEASE
READ THE REPORT
TEXAS DATA SNAPSHOT
MAR
4
PRESS RELEASE: Texas Students, Schools and Districts to Benefit from New Law on School Breakfast READ MORE
FEB
12
PRESS RELEASE: Too Many Working Mothers in Texas Trapped in Low-Wage Jobs READ MORE
FEB
5
PRESS RELEASE: More Than 40 Health and Community Organizations Launch Texas Left Me Out Campaign READ MORE
FEB
5
STATEMENT: Congress Must Stop Cutting Food Assistance to Hungry Families READ MORE
JAN
30
CFED 2014 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard PRESS RELEASE
SCORECARD
JAN
29
STATEMENT: Increasing the Federal Minimum Wage Benefits All of Us READ MORE
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