AUSTIN, Texas - The vast majority of state lawmakers from South Texas in the House of Representatives are Democrat and they vote more conservatively than their colleagues from other parts of Texas. And the two state representatives from South Texas...
On Monday, the Texas Legislature adjourned the 87th Regular Session. Since we only meet for 140 days every-odd numbered year there are always many issues to address.  We started this session in January to address the impact the Coronavirus pandemic...
THE NEW YORK TIMES — The battle among Texas lawmakers over a bill that would impose some of the strictest limits in the nation on voting access escalated Monday as Democrats and Republicans vowed that they would not back...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Democrats pulled off a dramatic, last-ditch walkout in the state House of Representatives on Sunday night to block passage of one of the most restrictive voting bills in the U.S., leaving Republicans with no...
Greetings. The intention of this letter is state that the Hidalgo County Farm Bureau’s board of directors is opposed to SB 2185, relating to the dissolution of Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3, for the reasons stated below. The original...
Senate Bill 2185 relates to the procedures for the dissolution of Hidalgo County Water Improvement District No. 3. It would transfer the assets and liabilities to the City of McAllen. The water district, quite frankly, has outgrown its purpose. The...
Texas has long been a national model of economic growth by promoting policies to encourage economic prosperity. What's more, our job creation in the private sector and population growth have generated headlines around the nation. However, we have some...
MISSION, Texas - State Rep. Sergio Muñoz says the regulators and grid operators who allowed six days of electrical outages across the state this past week must be held accountable. The Mission Democrat welcomed Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan’s decision...
AUSTIN, Texas - A recent Senate Special Committee on Redistricting hearing designed to hear testimony from Rio Grande Valley residents only heard from two. The two were Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell and Brownsville community leader Michael Seifert. Their testimony has...
AUSTIN, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley again has two members of its legislative delegation on the powerful Texas House Committee on Transportation. They are Reps. Terry Canales of Edinburg and Armando Martinez of Weslaco. Canales is again the committee’s...

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