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: Dangerous false narratives by the media

BY KEVIN LAWRENCEThe 24-hour news cycle and social media are abuzz with controversy over football players kneeling during the National Anthem. But do most...

LETTERS: On Las Vegas killings, Hidalgo County elections for disabled voters and trapped cats

Valuing human livesThe tragedy in Las Vegas should not be made into a political commentary on gun laws and how to better restrict them....

COMMENTARY: Changes for Hidalgo Co. voters this election cycle

BY YVONNE RAMÓNAs the 2017 November constitutional election nears, the Hidalgo County Elections Department has switched into full gear arranging, training, preparing and working...

COMMENTARY: Help our first responders and veterans this election

BY STATE REP. R.D. 'BOBBY' GUERRAWe owe a great gratitude to our veterans and their families for serving to protect us and our nation....

EDITORIAL: Alleviating flooding regionwide

With recent hurricanes narrowly missing the Rio Grande Valley, several local, state and even federal lawmakers who attended the groundbreaking Friday of a new,...

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...

LETTERS: On Law Vegas killings

In response to Ruben Navarrette’s Thursday column in The Monitor, “Is it time to start profiling white males?” I present a portion of Ann...

EDITORIAL: Today is DACA renewal deadline

With President Donald Trump having announced that he is phasing out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program — a program started under...