Directory

Texas Progressive Political Blog Directory

What follows is our collection of blogs in Texas that often discuss Democratic, liberal, and progressive politics.

Progressive Blogs Sorted (Vaguely) by Location
Progressive Organization Blogs
Candidate and Elected Official Blogs
Where Are The Women in Texas Progressive Political Blogging?
Blogs by Focus
Newspaper and Other Publication Blogs
Other Reasonable Folk and Informational Blogs
We also have an RSS feed for new blogs and an OPML file of all blogs.

If you have any corrections, feedback, or TO ADD YOUR BLOG, email us:
update at lonestardemocracy dot org.

Blogs By Location

Abilene

Texas Politics
Amarillo

Panhandle Truth Squad
Austin

A Little Pollyanna
A Violently Executed Blog
Appalachia Alumni Association
Austin-American Statesman: Postcards from the Trail
AustinAction Sanity Island
Bark/Bite
Beetsolonely
BookBlog
Casual Soapbox
End of Silence
Glenda in the Land of Oz
GlobaLocal
Grits For Breakfast
Happy Furry Puppy Story Time with Norbizness
I Blame the Patriarchy
In the Pink Texas
Keep Austin Blue Blog
Leiter Reports
Lone Star Democracy Builders Association
M1EK’s Bake-Sale of Bile
McBlogger
Moment of Triumph
Monkey-Brained Musings
New Urban Prospect
Pandagon
PinkDome
Prairie Weather
Ray in Austin
Redneck Mother
Restless Ruminations
Ruminations of a Texas Hippie
Stone Bridge
StoutDemBlog
Texas Tea Pad
The DOT Show
The Ethical Werewolf
The Mark Strama Campaign Academy Blog
The Muckraker
The Rug Gallery: Hotbed of Liberalism
The Supreme Irony of Life
Weblogsky
austinsgudpackage
the intergalactic jester
Authors From All Over

Blue Texas
Burnt Orange Report
Come And Take It!
Texas Kaos
The Texas Blue
Brazosport

THE BRAZOSPORT NEWS
CD 21

Texas 21
Celina

The Scarlet Left
Cleburne

The Local Crank
DFW Metro

Blue Island
100 Monkeys Typing
Arvin Hill’s Carnival of Horror
College Democrats of North Texas
Corked Bats
David T. Harris: Follow Me to D.C. (CD 6)
Doxagora: America, Considered
Hugo Zoom
Marc’s Miscellany
My little corner of democracy
No More Apples
Singing Loudly
SocraticGadfly
Something Requisitely Witty and Urbane
Southpaw
The Betamax Guillotine
The District Sixer Blog
The Kilted Liberal
The North Texas Liberal
Three Wise Men
Wealth Bondage
Who’s Playin
annatopia
blogging out loud
esoterically.net
i hate dallas
jobsanger
Edinburg

Edinburg Politics – Out of the Looking Glass
blink, and youll miss it
El Paso

1776 Revisited | White House Politics Blog
From the Star of the West
Glen Rose

Somervell County Salon
Houston Metro

‘stina is a shiny special one
…the trailing edge.
Antinome
Bay Area Houston
Belly of the Beast
Brains and Eggs
By the Bayou
Daily Commentary By Marc Campos
Dos Centavos
GregsOpinion.com
Half Empty
Houston Democrats
Houtopia
Intermodality
Kuff’s World
Left of the Aisle: Democratic Politics
Martha Wong is Wrong
Off The Kuff
Polimom Says
Polimom, Too
Progressive Texan
Queer Texan
South Texas Law Professor
Texas Liberal
This Blog Is Full Of Crap
This is not a compliment.
VeryOpinionated.com
Yellow Doggerel Democrat
winding road in urban area
¡Para Justicia y Libertad!
Hutto

Eye On Williamson County
Kendall County

The Kendallian Voice
Kerrville

A Better Nation
Lake Jackson

The Lake Jackson Democrat
League City

You’ve Been Left
Location Unknown

A Heathen’s Perspective
Bride of Acheron
Denson in 2024
Don’t Get Stapled!
Ground Zero for Tom DeLay
MindSpeak
Musings of a Liberal Texan
NewsHog
Political Asylum
Politics Plus Stuff
Progressive Grannie’s Kitchen
THOLOS OF ATHENA
Texas Civil Rights Review
Token Liberal
Wyld Card
boadicea
ink from the squid
whats the matter with texas
Longview

Franklin for Texas (HD 7)
Gregg County Democrats
Lubbock

Lubbock Democracy for America
Pasadena

Easter Lemming Liberal News
Richmond

Bryan’s TX District 22 Blog
Rio Grande Valley

REPUBLIC OF THE RIO GRANDE
RGV Politics
Rio Grande Valley Politics
San Antonio

B and B
Courage for Congress Blog (CD 21)
Dig Deeper Texas
Just Another Blog
POLITICO
Pulp Friction
Rhetoric & Rhythm
San Antonio Express-News: Strange Bedfellows
San Antonio Young Democrats
The Agonist
The Jeffersonian
The Red State
Seabrook

The People’s Republic of Seabrook
South Texas

South Texas Chisme
Sugar Land

Truth Serum
musings
Taylor County

DemLog
Waco

Common Sense
Waco Friends of Peace
West Texas

West Texas Voice
Progressive Organization Blogs

Texas Students Against the Death Penalty
College Democrats of North Texas
Crawford Peace House
Democalypse Blog
Denton County Young Democrats
Drinking Liberally Addison
Fort Bend Democrats
Keep Austin Blue Blog
Latinos For Texas Blog
Liberty Blog: ACLU of Texas
San Antonio Young Democrats
Tejano Insider: The Official Blog of the State Tejano Democrats
Texans for Obama
Texas Democratic Lawyers Council
Texas Moratorium Network
Texas NOW Blog
The Blue Star State: The Texas Young Democrats Newsblog
The Mark Strama Campaign Academy Blog
TrueBlueAction Blog
Waco Friends of Peace
Wise County Democrats
Candidate and Elected Official Blogs

A CAPITOL BLOG by Rep. Aaron Pena (HD 40)
Barbara Ann Radnofsky’s Blog: Rad-Note-Sky’s (U.S. Senate)
Binderim’s Blog (Gary Binderim for CD 2)
Chris Bell for Texas Governor
Courage for Congress Blog (CD 21)
David T. Harris: Follow Me to D.C. (CD 6)
Dot Nelson-Turnier’s Blog: Blue Notes From Dot (HD 150)
Franklin for Texas (HD 7)
Kathi Thomas’s Blog: Kathi’s Comments (SD 25)
Maria Luisa Alvarado for Lt. Governor: Campaign Blog
McLeod for Texas Blog (HD 64)
Mike Engelhart for Judge 2008 (Harris County)
U.S. Representative Silvestre Reyes (CD 16)
Van Os for Attorney General
Where Are The Women in Texas Progressive Political Blogging?

This list includes blogs by women and group blogs with some female authors.

Blue Island
‘stina is a shiny special one
A Little Pollyanna
Appalachia Alumni Association
BookBlog
Bride of Acheron
Come And Take It!
Dot Nelson-Turnier’s Blog: Blue Notes From Dot (HD 150)
Glenda in the Land of Oz
Houston Democrats
I Blame the Patriarchy
In the Pink Texas
Kiss My Big Blue Butt
Lone Star Democracy Builders Association
Musings of a Liberal Texan
No More Apples
Oil Patch Democrats
Pandagon
Panhandle Truth Squad
Polimom Says
Progressive Grannie’s Kitchen
Pulp Friction
Redneck Mother
South Texas Chisme
Texas NOW Blog
Texas Tea Pad
The Kendallian Voice
VeryOpinionated.com
West Texas Voice
Wise County Democrats
annatopia
blink, and youll miss it
jobsanger
musings
winding road in urban area
Blogs By Focus

Certain blogs focus on particular topics.

Focus on Criminal Justice

Grits For Breakfast
Focus on Environment

AustinAction Sanity Island
New Urban Prospect
Focus on Health Care

Appalachia Alumni Association
Social Security Notes
Focus on Hispanic/Latino Issues

Daily Commentary By Marc Campos
Dos Centavos
Latinos For Texas Blog
POLITICO
¡Para Justicia y Libertad!
Focus on Law

Antinome
Leiter Reports
South Texas Law Professor
Focus on Social Security/Medicare

Social Security Notes
Focus on Technology Policy

BookBlog
Weblogsky
Focus on Transportation

Intermodality
M1EK’s Bake-Sale of Bile
Focus on Women’s Issues

I Blame the Patriarchy
Pandagon
Texas NOW Blog
Newspaper and Other Publication Blogs

May or may not be progressive. You decide.

Austin American Statesman: Postcards from the Lege
Austin-American Statesman: Postcards from the Trail
BurkaBlog
Kuff’s World
Polimom, Too
San Antonio Express-News: Strange Bedfellows
Other Reasonable Folk and Informational Blogs

These blogs may be strictly informational, lean rightward, or have some other characteristic that doesn’t quite fit our main group. But we like ’em.

Intermodality
Lobby Duck
Texas Viking
The Muckraker
This Blog Is Full Of Crap
United Ways of Texas Capitol Blog