Indivisible Houston

Is a Houston area group focused on the principles outlined in the Indivisible Guide. We are a nonpartisan progressive group dedicated to uniting Houston’s congressional districts in advocacy and resisting bills that negatively impact society. We do this by pressuring members of Congress to represent their constituents.

Our Mission

Advocate for governance of, by, and for The People through engagement, education, and resistance.

We believe in an American democracy committed to good governance. We define good governance as a system that provides for the equitable treatment of all human beings, the defense of our natural rights, and the empowerment of every individual to reach their highest good.

We support a completely activated citizenry: universal advocacy, engagement, and knowledge of the people and processes in our communities and our government.

NOTE: Our chief job is as a supportive cavalry focused locally on elected officials for defensive purposes. However, since defense and offense are not clearly separated in politics, that can also mean engaging in proactive campaigns and removing politicians from office.

Guiding Principles

  1. We encourage participation and ownership in your government.
  2. We believe people have the right to receive equitable treatment and achieve their highest good.
  3. We oppose tyranny.

 

If you’re in Houston and ready to resist, contact us.

Speed Dial Your Representative

  • Sen. John Cornyn
    713-572-3337
  • Sen. Ted Cruz
    713-718-3057
  • TX-2 Rep. Ted Poe
    281-446-0242
  • TX-7 Rep. John Culberson
    713-682-8828
  • TX-8 Rep. Kevin Brady
    936-441-5700
  • TX-9 Rep Al Green
    713-383-9234
  • TX-10 Rep Michael McCaul
    281-398-1247
  • TX-14 Rep Randy Weber
    409-835-0108
  • TX-18 Rep Sheila Jackson Lee
    713-655-0500
  • TX-29 Rep Gene Green
    713-330-0761
  • TX-36 Rep Brian Babin
    832-780-0966

News

  • Net Neutrality - Big Blue Ether
    Net Neutrality

    Help Indivisible Houston and March for Science – Houston Raise $500 to Build a Block-Long Ethernet Cable A few days ago, the FCC voted 3-2 to roll back Net Neutrality regulations. In spite of this setback in the fight for a free and open internet, we will continuing to fight on multiple levels to ensure read more…

  • Ride of the Chicken
    Ride of the Chicken!

    Ride of the Chicken! A Trump Tax Scam Livestream Protest 45 and congressional elites are looking to jam the #TrumpTaxScam through Congress and plop it on the President’s desk, giftwrapped and ready to serve to the uber-wealthy by Christmas, and this plan is bad. VERY bad.  We have two simple demands for the powers that read more…

Weekly Actions

  • January 21 Call to Action

    Hi all! I hope you’re having a great week. We have a lot of work to do but it’s empowering to see so many lined up to do so much. It’s empowering to see so many people giving up their read more…

  • January 14 Call to Action

    Hi all! I hope you’re having a great week. We have a lot of work to do but it’s empowering to see so many lined up to do so much. It’s empowering to see so many people giving up their read more…

  • January 7 Call to Action

    Hi all! It’s time to roll up our sleeves and get to work! Between pushing Congress to pass legislation that helps Americans and working to Get Out the Vote (GOTV) to elect responsible, pragmatic leaders in 2018, there is a read more…

  • Week 36 Call to Action

    Greetings, Indivisible Houston community: Call to Action Between the President’s poor response to Puerto Rico, the need for equitable Hurricane relief, the expiration of CHIP funding for 9 million American children, whispers of a push for a Washington tax scam, read more…

Press Coverage

2018

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  • Houston Public Media

    Representatives of March for Science Houston, a science advocacy group, and Indivisible Houston, a progressive advocacy group, recommended that the City of Houston adopt net neutrality policies at the last city council meeting of the year.
    During the part of the City Council’s meeting reserved for members of the public to address the council, Elle Church, of March for Science, recommended the creation of a municipal Internet service provider (ISP).
    Houston resident Silky Malik proposed a fiber-based ISP administered through the City’s public library system.
    The proposed services differ from Houston’s municipal WiFi, WeCan — city WiFi still needs internet service providers (ISPs) to function and because ISPs could slow internet speeds, the city’s service is not necessarily neutral.



  • CW39 NewsFix | G. Trudeau

    HOUSTON - The decision to end net neutrality may have been made at the federal level, but advocates trying to bring it back from the dead are looking for local solutions.
    “Our city and its leaders can fix this problem that the national government has created. We are here to offer a solution. Municipal internet,” says Elle Church with March for Science Houston.
    “We believe in competition. We think that its good we just want to give Houstonians a fair shot being able to do it,”

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Ted Cruz shut down the government but doesn't want to admit it.

Our public officials should tell the truth.

#Engage #Educate #Resist
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Ted Cruz tried to deny playing a role in the 2013 government shutdown. MSNBC's Kasie Hunt didn't let him off the hook so easily.

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March for a Dream Act

March 5, 2018, 12:00pm - March 5, 2018, 4:00pm

March 5 will mark the arbitrary deadline that the current white supremacist in the White House decided after terminating DACA. With 6 months about to pass, Congress has yet to pass the Dream Act, legislation that would be a permanent solution and protect millions of undocumented youth. Delays= DEPORTATIONS. 122 people are losing their status every day and 22,000 have lost status since Sept 5. CONGRESS MUST ACT NOW!! Join us at NRG stadium to bring attention to this pressing matter and demand that Congress and our Texas representatives vote in favor of undocumented youth. Senator John Cornyn, the majority whip for the Republican party, has opposed Dream Act at every possibility. Instead of voting in favor of those in his state that need relief, he chooses party lines incessantly to further the racist and xenophobic agenda of the White House. We also demand that Representative John Culberson (TX-7) and Senator Ted Cruz stop delaying the Dream Act. Houston also has to confront the question of what it is going to do to help its immigrant communities because ICE is abducting family members left and right with total impunity. With no action from our Mayor or Sheriff to condemn and remove ICE presence or pass local policies to defend members of the Houston family, it is critical we hold them accountable as well. The march itself will end at 1:30pm or so, but we will be having a community outing at a location nearby afterward for ourselves. No one knows what March 5 will be like, but we would love for you to join us and be comfortable and surrounded by people who see you and love you. More details will come soon!!

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