WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, on Saturday voted to confirm President Trump’s nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Cruz was in the majority and Kavanaugh was confirmed 50-48, with the vote splitting almost entirely...
DALLAS, Texas - The first of three U.S. Senate campaign debates allowed Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke to contrast their sharply different viewers on Dreamers.  The debate was held at SMU University and was sponsored...
“Nazis are bad,” as President Obama said recently. “Nazi” means the ideas of fascism, including, but not limited to: authoritarianism, adoring one man (Hitler, et. al.), racism, White supremacy, anti-Jewish, anti-Black attitudes/actions. Especially important, here on the U.S.-Mexican border, Nazi...
MCALLEN, RGV - A new poll from Telemundo 40 KTLM and Mason-Dixon Polling & Strategy shows Hispanics in the Rio Grande Valley favor Lupe Valdez for Governor, and, by even greater margin, Beto O’Rourke for U.S. Senate. Anchor Dalila Garza...
MCALLEN, RGV - A top Democrat in Hidalgo County says he does believe his party’s candidate for U.S. Senate, Beto O’Rourke will connect with colonia residents and voters from the barrios. The question came up in a phone interview O’Rourke...
EDINBURG, RGV - Veteran civil rights attorney Rolando Rios says Hidalgo, Cameron, and El Paso counties are taking a leadership role where Texas won’t when it comes to protecting the rights of Latinos. The three border counties have filed a...
This November we in the border community have an opportunity to raise our voices, demand a more equitable society, and quite frankly we can be a major block that helps change the balance of power in the United States...
MISSION, RGV - As expected, Armando ”Mando” O’Caña will be the new mayor of Mission. Unofficial election results show the longtime educator and city council member received 51.12 percent of the vote in Saturday’s runoff election. Mayor Norberto “Beto” Salinas,...
MISSION, RGV - The candidate challenging longtime Mission Mayor Norberto ‘Beto’ Salinas says if elected to office on Saturday, he will definitely only serve a maximum of two terms. Armando ‘Mando’ O’Caña said he has researched the rules regarding the...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - As the result came in for the Texas House District 37 runoff election, Texas Municipal League lobbyist Snapper Carr’s history lesson proved spot on. At a TML annual summer meeting on South Padre Island recently, Carr explained...

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