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.


  Starting this Wednesday, March 18, as Congress prepares to vote to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid, Texas Impact will be hosting a 36-hour online vigil for health care on Twitter and Facebook. Follow along with us hour-by-hour as we...
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-...
Central Texas Food Bank Handout Support Tell committee members you support the bill and urge them to report the bill favorably from committee. HB 871 by Roberts Providing information for parents in crisis about voluntary options for respite care and other assistance so children don’t end up...
  Join Texans of all faiths for a day of learning, lobbying, and fellowship at Texas Interfaith Advocacy Day 2017!  By April 20, there will only be a month left in the 85th Legislative Session, making it a critical time in the legislative process--to advance bills...