COMMENTARY: The DACA amnesty stalemate plaguing Congress

BY JOE GUZZARDILast week, the Senate Judiciary held a hearing about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that President Barack Obama unilaterally...

COMMENTARY: We must better prepare for the next war

BY JEREMI SURIMemorial Day, which is celebrated today, is when Americans remember those who died in the service of our country. The men and...

COMMENTARY: China must act on Korean crisis

BY LEONARD ADREONIf it is confirmed by credible intelligence sources that North Korea has developed and can launch intercontinental missiles with nuclear warheads, we...

COMMENTARY: Sen. Juan ‘Chuy’ Hinojosa: Honoring the legacy of Dr. Hector Garcia

Today, we honor and remember Dr. Hector P. Garcia, a true American hero who fiercely advocated for the rights of all Americans, but especially...

COMMENTARY: Ten years after the Great Recession

BY M. RAY PERRYMANSIt’s been 10 years since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy, intensifying the financial crisis and deepening the Great Recession. The collapse...

COMMENTARY: RGV concert Thursday at Havana Club in McAllen to help Harvey victims

BY STATE REP. R.D. 'BOBBY' GUERRATexans have swiftly banded together, offering their unwavering support and extending helping hands to the many coastal families that...

COMMENTARY: Critical need for cobalt supply chain outside of Africa

BY RAHUL VERMA and BRENT A. ELLIOTTSAs we move toward integration of renewable energy sources and electric vehicles, we must pay greater attention to...

COMMENTARY: Trump’s foreign policy smashes our defining ideals

BY MICHAEL GERSONSetting aside the issue of whether the president is wittingly advancing the interests of a hostile power — a qualification that is...

COMMENTARY: Fight to replace Pruitt will be political gold for Democrats

BY JON HEALEYRepublicans who secretly wished for an opening at the top of the Environmental Protection Agency got it Thursday, when ethically challenged EPA...

COMMENTARY: End of an Era

BY M. RAY PERRYMANGeneral Electric (GE) was recently eliminated from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (or simply “the Dow”), after more than a century...