News

 

How Trump Shredded What Little Protection Our System Offers Migrant Kids

by | Tue, Jul 23, 2019 at 6:00 CST
The administration uses emergency exceptions to break government rules for detaining migrant minors. What happens when that becomes the norm?
by

The Cost of Carve-Outs

Lawmakers passed an omnibus school finance and property tax reform bill this session, but didn’t include a way to pay for it past 2021. One place to look: corporate tax breaks.

Just before Memorial Day weekend, lawmakers inked an $11.6 billion school finance and property tax reform package. The passage of House Bill 3, which includes a...Read More

border wall by

Democrats Finally Play Hardball on the Border Wall

Emboldened congressional Democrats are going on offense against the wall. And that could be good news for the Rio Grande Valley.

For two and a half years, Congress and President Trump have battled over funding for his beloved border wall. Trump’s never gotten the kind of dough he’s af...Read More

Top