WESLACO, RGV - Texas’ two Republican senators came to the Rio Grande Valley to visit two facilities where immigrant children are being held in federal custody. But, they did not propose any clear solution on how those of “tender age”...
It is my hope and prayer that recent actions taken by the President will in fact end the separation of immigrant parents and children at the border.  We all have many questions about his this Executive Order will be applied.  We...
The monstrosity of the Trump presidency is in full display. Many of his Republican underlings, who have propped up Trump through countless episodes of overt racism, misogyny, and lying, are no longer standing by him over his most recent digression. Trump’s...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - Reaction to President Trump’s executive order on the separation of immigrant families has been swift, with most community groups and elected officials opposing the “zero tolerance” policy.  Trump made the announcement that he was changing policy on...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - Immigrant rights groups are looking for volunteers to help document what happens every day on the international bridges and federal courts of the southern border of Texas. "We are looking for people who cross daily from Mexico to...
MCALLEN, RGV - U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar says parents from Central America seeking asylum will not have the children ripped from them if they cross into the United States through a port of entry. However, two of Cuellar’s federal Democratic...
MISSION, RGV - State Sen. Juan Hinojosa says the State of Texas should not grant licenses for new immigrant detention centers until the Trump Administration ends its family separation policy. As a child, Hinojosa was deported to Mexico, even though...
MCALLEN, RGV - Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro left soft toys and letters for immigrant children detained at Border Patrol’s Ursula facility. The former mayor of San Antonio knocked on the door of the facility, which is housing...
When our country takes kids away from their mothers and fathers as punishment for coming to this country to seek asylum, when we call those kids "unaccompanied alien children" after we've forcibly "unaccompanied" them and sent them to shelters...
MCALLEN, RGV - Joe Scarborough is urging the biggest and best U.S. law firms to send lawyers down to the border to represent pro bono Central American families who have had their children taken from them. The former Republican congressman...

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