People of Faith Working for Justice

Texas Impact is a statewide religious grassroots network whose members include individuals, congregations, and governing bodies of the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths. Texas Impact exists to advance state public policies that are consistent with universally held social principles of the Abrahamic traditions.


Weekly Witness Presentation Resources -- Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty (TCADP) TCADP Position Paper on Senate Bill 597, relating to abolishing the death penalty TCADP Position Paper on House Bill 1537, relating to abolishing the death penalty Texas Death Penalty Facts TCADP...
Support   Toxic Emissions Alerts HB 1927 by Eddie Rodriguez Requires the establishment of a toxic chemical alert system that broadcasts information to populations living within 30 minutes of an area that has experienced a toxic emission threatening human health House...
Update: Do you ever wonder if civic engagement makes a difference? Wonder no more! Thanks to you, Congress decided a couple of hours ago to pull the plug on dangerous legislation that would have taken away health insurance for millions of Americans. We are awed by the...
Click here for toll-free numbers for all members of the Texas congressional delegation On Thursday, March 23, the U.S. House of Representatives is tentatively scheduled to vote on legislation that would dismantle the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid. This action would lead to the rapid...
Support Safe Drinking Water SB 546 by Kolkhorst Requires the Department of Aging and Disability Services to work with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to ensure the safety of drinking water at state supported living centers Senate Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs...
In a 10 hour marathon hearing on Wednesday, the House State Affairs committee heard Senate Bill 4, the controversial “sanctuary cities” bill that passed the Senate a few weeks ago. Senate Bill 4 gives broad...
Texas Impact's Sam Brannon is among the presenters at the Trinity Institute 2017 Water Justice Conference to commemorate World Water Day. The event will be held on March 22-24, 2017, live in New York City and webcast around the world. World Water Day is coordinated by UN-...