EDITORIAL: Help ‘stop madness’ at RGV animal shelter

As many youth head to beaches and sunny spots this week for spring break, we praise those who are selecting a week of service...

LETTERS: On cyclist death in RGV, LNG, and Trump meeting with North Korean leader

‘Senseless’ cyclist deaths in RGVRegarding Sandra Sanchez’ Friday column, “Senseless and sad RGV cyclist deaths,” I call on The Monitor to demonstrate greater curiosity...

LETTERS: On Russian collusion and Second Amendment

Russian collusionI believe that President Donald Trump is guilty of being in bed with the Russians and it is based on his lack of...

EDITORIAL: Lacks Congress isn’t working on DACA or immigration reform because the pressure is...

As attention turned to Texas last week for the nation’s first electoral primary after President Donald Trump took office, a deadline passed Monday with...

COMMENTARY: Texas must stop funding ‘fake’ women’s health centers

BY EMILY MARTINOn March 20, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge to a California law intended to regulate crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs,)...

COMMENTARY: During ‘Sunshine Month,’ put spotlight on government

BY KELLEY SHANNONShining light on government to hold it accountable is hardly a new idea. In fact, Texas was a national leader in this...

LETTERS: On Cruz/O’Rourke squabbling and Trump

‘Petty squabbling’U.S. Sen. Rafael “Ted” Cruz, R-Texas, just released the first of what is sure to be many attack ads aimed at U.S. Rep....

COMMENTARY: Palm Valley shelter’s overcrowding is a ‘community-driven problem’

BY KEELY LEWISFor decades, the stray animals of Hidalgo County have arrived at the gates of Palm Valley Animal Center in Edinburg, dropped off...

LETTERS: On gun control and RGV Olympian

Gun control debatedPerhaps if the framers of the Constitution would have known about the carnage done by citizens toward other citizens using high-powered rifles...

COMMENTARY: The symbiotic U.S./Mexico border region relationship

BY DR. M. RAY PERRYMANWhile rich in economic diversity, the vast border region between the United States and Mexico has much in common. Geographic...