McAllen’s city manager thought he had a creative immigration proposal; commissioners weren’t so sure

McALLEN — City Manager Roel “Roy” Rodriguez thought he had a “slam dunk” deal: The federal government had agreed to pay for the majority of a new building in downtown McAllen that would serve as a temporary immigrant respite center. Some city commissioners, after concerns about spending McAllen taxpayer money on immigration, which they’ve said … Continue reading McAllen’s city manager thought he had a creative immigration proposal; commissioners weren’t so sure