Various political action committees are pushing a variety of other causes. A few of the petitions currently trending are listed here, along with the primary PAC supporting the effort.


Police Chief Art Acevedo (The "Stop Killing Folks" Coalition)

Mayor Steve Adler's Whispery Voice (Citizens With Ears That Like to Actually Hear Things)

Statues of Confederate sympathizers on UT campus, replace with additional Stevie Ray Vaughan and Willie Nelson statues (#DifferentWhiteGuysInCowboyHats)

Governor's Mansion, Home of Gov. Greg Abbott (Progressive Austinites Sick and Tired of the GOP Theocracy)

The Congress Avenue Bridge (Chiroptophobians of Austin)

Downtown Luxury Skyscraper Building Permits (Residents Against the Vanishing Hope of Housing Affordability)

The JW Marriott Hotel (Friends of Las Manitas)

Barton Creek Square Mall (SOS Alliance, et al.)

The last three leftover Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Fest salsas moldering in the fridge (Chronicle Staff for a Staph-Free Kitchen)

Bicycle Lanes (Citizens in Support of Vehicular Manspread)

Sister City Status of Adelaide, Australia (#WeWerePromisedVegemite)

The City Planning and Development Review Department (Zucker Report)


Resident Barack Obama?

Amy Kamp, April 1, 2016

Call an UberCop©

Nick Barbaro, April 1, 2016

All Aboard the Soccer Train!
Major League Soccer and urban rail take city by storm

Michael King, March 28, 2014

Breaking News: Primaries This Sunday!
Just when you thought Texas politics couldn't get any weirder

The 'Chronicle' News staff, March 30, 2012

Dome Sweet Dome
How do you contain an international music festival? Build a dome, and they will calm.

Audra Schroeder, April 1, 2011

UT to End Football Program
Governor, Lege order budget cuts: 'Need to tighten belts ... and jockstraps'

the News Staff, April 2, 2010

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