EDINBURG, RGV - The incoming chairwoman of the Hidalgo County Democratic Party says the party is going to start referring to politiqueras as voter advocates. A politiquera is an individual who is paid for by an election campaign to knock...
McALLEN, RGV - Lita Leo says her 20-plus years of service to the community is a key reason voters should chose her as Hidalgo County's next county treasurer. Leo has worked in county government and for her family's convenience store....
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Judge candidate Richard Cortez, Hidalgo County Commissioner Joseph Palacios, and Palacios' opponent in the March primary, Ellie Torres, have all signed off on Valley Interfaith's agenda. The three candidates attended a Valley Interfaith accountability session...
MCALLEN, RGV - Carlos Cascos, former Secretary of State of Texas, will be campaigning alone on street corners again as he runs for Cameron County Judge in the November 2018 general election. Cascos was known for campaigning alone on street...
MCALLEN, RGV - Two border congressmen representing much of South Texas have given their thoughts on President Trump’s first State of the Union address. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar and U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez both liked much of what Trump had...
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo County Judge candidate Richard Cortez has pledged his full support for the UT-Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine. On a Rio Grande Guardian Conversation with the Candidates taping on Facebook last Saturday, the former McAllen mayor...
MISSION, RGV – When Mexico succeeds, the United States succeeds and vice versa, says U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke. The El Paso Democrat was in the Rio Grande Valley over the weekend, with town hall meetings in San Benito, Weslaco...
MCALLEN, RGV - Futuro McAllen and Futuro RGV have announced three upcoming candidate forums. Full details were ironed out a Futuro committee meeting held at Tony Roma’s in McAllen on Thursday. Futuro McAllen will hold a forum at the McAllen Public...
EDINBURG, RGV - The Rio Grande Guardian has started a new live series on Facebook called Conversation with the Candidates. Four candidates have been featured so far - Ray Thomas, who is running for the open chief justice seat on...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - State Rep. Abel Herrero of Robstown says U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold should resign immediately, rather than see out the rest of his term before quitting. Farenthold, a four-term Republican congressman from Corpus Christi, has faced sexual...

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