Cities in the border region are opposing the new law despite simultaneously accepting grants to combat illegal immigration.
It remains to be seen if the commissioner’s recent statements will hinder his approval ratings.
Two Hispanic Lieutenant Colonels From the RGV Run for Thirteenth District Court of Appeals
Third Time’s a Charm for Sen. Cruz to Visit the Rio Grande Valley
Based in the Rio Grande Valley, Dr. Lawrence Gelman has been influential in promulgating a conservative doctrine using various mediums.
Anti-Straus sentiment has extended to the Rio Grande Valley, beginning with straw polls of Hidalgo County Republican precinct chairs.
While Texas is receiving $2.3 million in federal funding on border security,
Texas taxpayers continue to finance such operations as previous “catch-and-release” policies quietly continue along the border.
After Texas Governor Greg Abbott launched his re-election campaign on Friday in San Antonio, he traveled to the Rio Grande Valley for a super block walk event.
Adrienne Peña Garza has been instrumental in helping turn the tide in the RGV in the conservative direction.
Hidalgo County looks forward to a surge in voter participation with new user-friendly voting machines and countywide polling locations.