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Our 2023 Legislative Priorities at United Way of Dallas

The 88th Texas Legislature is in full swing, and lawmakers have introduced more than 4,500 bills on a staggering number of topics. At United Way of Metropoli…

Get to Know Your Legislators for 2023

This week marks an important time for advocacy at United Way of Metropolitan Dallas. The 88th Texas Legislature begins today, and together with our supporter…

Hear Policymakers’ Perspective on the 2023 Texas Legislative Session

The 88th Texas Legislature convenes on Jan. 10, 2023, and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas is gearing up for a busy 140 days of advocacy. To prepare for thi…

All Eyes on Austin: Our Health Policy Pre-Briefing for the 88th Texas Legislative Session

In preparation for the 2023 Texas legislative session, which begins Jan. 10, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas recently partnered with the United Ways of Tar…

Get Ready for Election Day with the Texas Voter Bill of Rights

We hope every North Texan will make a plan to vote in the Nov. 8 General Election (or during early voting, which begins Oct. 24). Casting your ballot for rac…

Your Voting Guide for the Midterm Elections

At United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, we encourage you to spend a little time familiarizing yourself with the races and candidates in your jurisdiction, as w…

Legislative Session Pre-Briefing: Income

In preparation for the 2023 Texas legislative session, which begins Jan. 10, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas recently partnered with the United Way…

How and Why we Advocate for the North Texas Community

At United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, advocacy is an important part of the work we do to improve access to education, income and health for all North Texans….