work at the Texas Public Policy Foundation, a non-profit research institute based in Austin, Texas. Dr. Vance Ginn (pictured left) is an economist in the Center for Fiscal Policy at TPPF. Contact him at [email protected] Dr. Deane Waldman is director of the Center for Health Care Policy at TPPF. Contact him at [email protected]
The Rio Grande Guardian was the first online newspaper to launch on the South Texas border, starting out in July, 2005. It is still the market leader, setting the pace and breaking news often before traditional media outlets.