EDINBURG, RGV - Like many other local law enforcement officers in Texas, Hidalgo County Sheriff J.E. “Eddie” Guerra does not like Senate Bill 4. The legislation, which has been passed by the Texas Senate and the Texas House, gives local...
MCALLEN, RGV - State senators look set to take up their version of the state budget on Tuesday and, as things stand, it looks very bleak for UT-Rio Grande Valley's School of Medicine. UTRGV asked for $60 million for the School...
McALLEN, RGV - Slamming legislation that he called “Driving While Mexican,” state Rep. Terry Canales invoked the memory of his great grandfather’s brother and the battle he waged as a state legislator to stop atrocities committed by the Texas...
MCALLEN, RGV - State Sen. Juan Hinojosa has likened the State Legislature’s pressure on local government to that exerted by Vladimir Putin over the people of Russia. In a speech at a legislative report card luncheon hosted by the RGV...
The Lieutenant Governor sent out a press statement Wednesday bragging about the speed at which the Texas Senate passed a series of bills for his conservative agenda. About the only thing he got right was that a lot of bills...
AUSTIN, Texas - The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is to receive $53.5 million for its School of Medicine, state Rep. Oscar Longoria has confirmed. Funding for the medical school, regarded by many as the No. 1 agenda item...
HARLINGEN, RGV - For those legislators whose views of the South Texas border region are colored by negative stories in the national media, come and visit its fast-growing aerospace industry. That is the message from Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell on...
Tensions ran high at the Texas Legislature during this most recent Special Session. Legislators cut summer plans short to spend the majority of their vacation time in Austin to fight over matters like bathrooms, property taxes, and school finance—with no...
AUSTIN, Texas - VIPs from the Rio Grande Valley filled four buses for the trip to Austin. Their mission: to explain to all 18 legislators or their staff what the Valley’s legislative agenda is and why it should be...
AUSTIN, Texas - Gov. Greg Abbott says 23 South Texas law enforcement officials have lent their names to an op-ed he wrote in opposition to Sanctuary Cities and in support of Senate Bill 4. The op-ed, which first appeared in...

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