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Texas secretary of state apologizes for how he rolled out voter citizenship review

ALEXA URA | TEXAS TRIBUNE Facing an uncertain path to confirmation after ordering a deeply flawed voter citizenship review that seemingly focused on naturalized citizens,...

How Super Bowl history debunks the notion that Dak Prescott needs to run more...

TIM COWLISHAW | DALLAS MORNING NEWS As if Dak Prescott needed one more hill to climb on the road to ultimate respect, the Super Bowl...

COMMENTARY: Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick: Teachers deserve a raise

Before I was elected lieutenant governor in 2014, I served on the Senate Education Committee for eight years, including as chair during the 2013...

COMMENTARY: Gov. Greg Abbott on the State of state: Never stronger

Because of hardworking Texans in the Rio Grande Valley and beyond, Texas leads the nation in job creation. We have the fastest- growing economy in...

COMMENTARY: A wall, caravans, bananas and Tom Cruise?

Walls work. They separate and they protect. However, American foreign policy is not built with brick and mortar for a wall plowing through family...

Why Cowboys coach Jason Garrett is now on the hot seat, coaching for his...

By Clarence E. Hill Jr. | Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TNS) Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has said on numerous occasions heading into the 2018 season...

COMMENTARY: Thanks to a gracious community

As a recent transplant to the Rio Grande Valley, I am overwhelmed by the outpouring of kindness, support and affection witnessed over the past...

David Chavana 10k to take place Saturday

BY TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR EDINBURG – David Chavana fell ill in December. He was flat-out run over by the flu and experienced...

COMMENTARY: January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month; here’s what you need to know

As a member of the bipartisan Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program of the Prevent Cancer Foundation, I want to share the following information as...

COMMENTARY: What if Democrats have to impeach the president?

COMMENTARY | Francis Wilkinson Nancy Pelosi does not want to impeach President Donald Trump. The House Democratic leader, and likely next speaker of the House,...