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  1. Rio Grande leaders skeptical of border wall benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Business leaders fear a border wall would lead the Trump administration to tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement, which bans high tariffs from country to country. Much of the Texas-Mexico border is a steel fence with a 20-foot drop down to Mexico on the other side, but if America is going to wall this country off, business leaders in South Texas have major concerns.


  2. Study: Texas schools failing students on sex educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Eight years after releasing an initial report on sex education in public schools, the Texas Freedom Network is pushing lawmakers to change the curriculum. The organization's new report shows that most Texas school districts don't have classes about sexual education.


  3. U.S. Rep. Gonzalez lands spot on influential subcommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 |

    U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, was named to the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments. It is rare for a first-term member of Congress to serve on such an influential subcommittee, which has direct jurisdiction and oversight of Wall Street, according to a news release sent from the congressman's office.


  4. Congressman Gonzalez invites Trump to ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 |

    U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, issued a letter Monday morning inviting President Donald Trump to visit the Rio Grande Valley. "As you look to reset trade policy with our ally Mexico, I would appreciate having the opportunity to visit with you in a bipartisan way to discuss how commerce between the two nations affects border communities and the overall economy," the letter stated.


  5. Henry B. Gonzalez's widow dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 |

    ... from school during their lunch hour.'' Survivors: brother Lino T. Cuellar; sons Henry B. Gonzalez Jr., Charles Gonzalez, Stephen Gonzalez and Frank Gonzalez; daughters Bertha Denzer, Genevieve Barto and Anna Ihle; 26 grandchildren; 29 ...


  6. Gonzalez takes oath of office to represent District 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The Countywide

    U.S. Representative Vicente Gonzalez was officially sworn in recently as the United States Congress kicked off its 115th regular session, which runs through January 3, 2019. Gonzales, a democrat from McAllen, will represent the 15th District of Texas which encompasses the growing suburban counties of Brooks, Duval, Jim Hogg, Karnes and Live Oak as well as parts of Guadalupe, Hidalgo and Wilson counties.


  7. Manor ISD joins districts against A-F rating; lawmaker offers alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    After the Texas Education Agency released preliminary data for schools and districts across the state using the new A-F public school accountability rating system, area school districts have responded by voicing their opposition of the assessment. Manor Independent School District is now one of more than 100 districts against the grading system.


  8. Former congressmen discuss importance of the Hispanic voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Daily Texan

    ... for Mexican American Studies hosted a congressional conversation between Canseco and former U.S. Rep. Charles Gonzalez (D-Texas) about the role of Hispanics in this election and the importance of getting them involved. Both discussed the claims made ...


  9. S.A.'s public radio, a TV star and the mayor dare you to listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 |

    ... star Ricardo Chavira , Mayor Ivy Taylor , local media personality Nina Duran , former U.S. Congressman Charles Gonzalez , City Councilman Ron Nirenberg and many other political, educational and religious leaders. Many of these testimonials will be ...


  10. Henry B. Gonzalez - a life lived well, in serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 |

    ... he made." Editor's note: Henry B . Gonzalez would have been 100 years old on Tuesday. We asked his son Charles Gonzalez to write this remembrance. When my paternal grandparents fled the Mexican Revolution in the early 1900s and came to Texas, they ...