EDINBURG, RGV - As expected, Hidalgo County is to join nationwide litigation opposing the inclusion of a citizenship question in the 2020 Census questionnaire. Hidalgo County Commissioners Court today voted to join the multi-state lawsuit and hire attorney Rolando Rios...
WESLACO, RGV - The dilemma Rio Grande Valley leaders may find themselves in when advising residents what to do about a citizenship question on the 2020 Census form was on display at this week’s Lower Rio Grande Valley Development...
WESLACO, RGV - Joe Pickett, a state representative from El Paso, is calling for a joint hearing between state and federal lawmakers to drive border port of entry conversations forward. The Texas House Committee on Transportation and the Texas House...
EDINBURG, RGV - Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina has released a statement regarding the recent changes made to the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation Board. Molina said he felt it was important to “clear up misinformation being spread” about changes made this...
WESLACO, RGV – Texas Border Coalition Chairman and Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz testified before a hearing held by two Texas House panels on Tuesday. They were the House Committees on Transportation and the House Committee on International Trade and Intergovernmental...
WESLACO, RGV - Pharr Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez testified before a hearing held by two Texas House panels on Tuesday. They were the House Committees on Transportation and the House Committee on International Trade and Intergovernmental Affairs. The joint hearing was held...
How do we keep the Texas economy growing and moving forward, when we face increasing competition from other states and countries? While the question is broad, the answers are quite simple: More education and job training for our students, more...
WESLACO, RGV - State Rep. Armando “Mando” Martinez welcomed members of two Texas House Committees to the Rio Grande Valley on Monday with an evening reception at the Valley Nature Center in Weslaco. The reception was hosted by the Rio...
WESLACO, RGV - The two longest-serving columnists at the Rio Grande Guardian have stressed the importance of this week's joint Texas House hearing in the Rio Grande Valley. The House Committee on Transportation and the House Committee on International Relations...
WESLACO, RGV - State Rep. Armando “Mando” Martinez, vice chair of the House Committee on Transportation, will host two Texas House committees next week for a joint hearing in Weslaco. Members of the two committees, the Committee on Transportation and...

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