LETTERS: Monitor wrong in editorial; Time to step up

Monitor wrong in campaign allegations editorialThis is in response to The Monitor’s editorial, “Why we don’t rush to publish late campaign allegations,” published on...

COMMENTARY: Mexico’s elections weren’t about Trump, but it could be the beginning of a...

BY RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.Ay, Chihuahua!A lot of U.S. columnists, TV commentators and radio hosts haven’t let a little thing like the fact that they...

EDITORIAL: Getting accurate Census count of RGV

A national timeline document from the U.S. Census Bureau, of what needs to happen between now and the 2020 count, lists community engagement and...

EDITORIAL: Better systems needed to reduce flood damage

For the second year in a row, heavy rains left parts of the Valley underwater. Some residents were still dealing with damage from last...

LETTERS: The case for vaccines, no tolerance for bullying

Stand strong on the case for vaccinationThere are cities throughout the United States that continue to allow families to refuse required vaccines for children....

COMMENTARY: This is not a Valentine’s Day column

BY LOUISE BUTLERLet me establish that I am a romantic. I can recite entire scenes from “Now, Voyager,” the 1942 melodrama romance, which is...

COMMENTARY: How to reverse FCC’s net neutrality ruling

BY MICHAEL MACLEOD-BALLThe Federal Communications Commission last month took the long anticipated, widely disparaged step of doing away with net neutrality protections, over the...

EDITORIAL: Cities pay up $7M in unpaid funds to UTRGV medical school

Last week the Texas Legislature agreed to give the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine $54.1 million for the next two...

LETTERS: Gun-free zones, added accreditation

The case against ‘gun-free zones’There has been another shooting in a “gun free zone,” The Jacksonville video game shooting incident, where the only person...

LETTERS: On Patterson trial, slaughterhouses and protecting pets at Halloween

End Patterson trial storiesIt’s about time The Monitor drops its daily write ups on this dog-and-pony show, the capital murder trail of Monica Melissa...