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Saturday | Star-Telegram.com

U.S. officials to leaders in Central America: "Do you want your children back?"

And U.S. Rep. Kay Granger said Saturday that the solution is not to continue piling them into bus stations and other makeshift shelters -such as abandoned schools in North Texas - as officials try to find the best way to safely return the children to their families in countries as far away as Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Michael Burgess, US Senate, John Cornyn, Democrat, Texas

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Free Republic

Democrats Are Positive The Border is Secure

Democrats from the White House, U.S. Senate and House of Representatives have repeated that chorus over the years, but the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border has seen more than 50,000 children caught crossing it just since October.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Representative Beto O'Rourke, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Feds: Texas lawmakers drew electoral maps with intent to discriminate

The U.S. Justice Department told judges Monday that Texas lawmakers carefully crafted electoral maps marginalizing minority voters despite the state's exploding Hispanic population in a deliberate effort to racially discriminate and protect conservative incumbents.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Texas Government, US News, Texas, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Supreme Court, Eric Holder

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Dallas Observer

Meet Jason Reeves, the Guy Guaranteed to Finish at Least Second to Marc Veasey

U.S. Representative Marc Veasey doesn't have a Republican opponent in Congressional District 33, which is made up of gerrymandered swaths of Oak Cliff, Irving and Tarrant County .

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ron Paul, Republican, Pete Sessions, Oak Cliff, TX

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Off the Kuff

Mayor Parker discusses her possible political future again

After making a rousing speech at the TDP convention, Mayor Annise Parker talked about some possible paths she could take for a future statewide campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joaquin Castro, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Representative Pete Gallego, Texas

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Democrats say it's time to change Texas

Several key Republicans, including the state's top two leaders - Gov. Rick Perry and Lt.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Texas, Senator Ted Cruz, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Star-Telegram.com

Texas Democratic Convention 6.28.14

A giant TV image of U.S. Congressman Marc Veasey of Fort Worth looms over the Democratic State Convention Saturday June 28, 2014 in Dallas, Texas at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas, Dallas, TX

KHOU-TV Houston

Unaccompanied immigrant children to be welcomed in Dallas

The recent surge of unaccompanied children crossing the Texas-Mexico border is coming to Dallas as officials here prepare to open shelters for more than 2,000 minors, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced Saturday at the Texas Democratic Convention.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Eddie Bernice Johnson, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas, Dallas County, TX, Prison

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Dallas Democrats' clout ends at the county line

Democratic officials from Dallas, including state Sen. Royce West , filled the stage at the Texas Democrats State Convention at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.

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Related Topix: US News, Dallas, TX, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

The Female Ticket

The goal of their two-day gathering is to energize and inspire as many as 8,000 delegates, alternates and guests, hoping they and others will turn out at the polls and, for the first time since 1994, elect a Democrat to hold a statewide office.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Representative Joaquin Castro, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Fort Worth, TX

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