BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Texas Border Coalition is taking a different stance to U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar when it comes to re-opening the Texas-Mexico border to Mexican visa holders. While Cuellar favors merely a...
PHARR, Texas - Each week Pharr International Bridge holds a “virtual” town hall meeting for the international trade community. The series is called BridgeConnect LIVE. Before the coronavirus pandemic struck, the Pharr International Bridge...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The port director of the Brownsville Navigation District says business has been good so far in 2020. Eddie Campirano was a guest on a recent webinar hosted by the Brownsville Chamber...
Measures taken to slow the spread of COVID-19, while necessary, have had substantial negative effects on the Texas economy. In addition to shutting down large segments of the economy, the pandemic has also...
PHARR, Texas - Pharr International Bridge held Part 8 of its BridgeConnect LIVE on Thursday, May 28, 2020. The series is called “The Effects of COVID-19.” The title of Part 8 was: “Decal Transponder...
Social distancing requirements, while essential to preventing major spikes in COVID-19 cases, have caused unprecedented disruptions to the US economy. Although the pace of recovery will depend on many unknown (and currently unknowable)...
EDINBURG, Texas - UT-Rio Grande Valley’s Center for Border Economic Studies predicts Texas’ current economic woes will last many months, if not years. The group produces a report on the economy every quarter. The...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas - Jimmy Hawkinson, general manager of Beach Park at Isla Blanca, thought long and hard about disregarding the rule about re-opening. He had heard that another waterpark, Big Rivers Waterpark...
PHARR, Texas - Pharr Bridge Board hosted Part 7 in its weekly Bridge Connect series on Thursday, May 21. The subject was “How USMCA will impact manufacturing in Mexico.”USMCA stands for United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement....
MCALLEN, Texas - Congressman Vicente Gonzalez says he is “watching like a hawk” to make sure banks give more Payment Protection Program funds to small businesses. A complaint made after the first stimulus bill...

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