Friday, August 3, 2018

Detained Immigrants at San Antonio-Area Facility On Hunger Strike for Their Release

Posted By on Fri, Aug 3, 2018 at 4:17 PM

On Thursday, August 2, fathers detained at Karnes Detention Center, 52 miles outside of San Antonio, staged a hunger strike and protest to demand their release, according to a RAICES press statement. The group said immigrants were being held at the detention facility without receiving any information on their...

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Ron Nirenberg, Greg Brockhouse Had Snappy Exchange During Latest City Council Meeting

Posted By on Fri, Aug 3, 2018 at 2:04 PM

For the 99.9 percent of San Antonio's population that didn't attend Thursday morning's City Council meeting, things got a little heated between Mayor Ron Nirenberg and District 6 Councilman Greg Brockhouse. On the agenda was whether to allow voters to decide whether the city should annex land around Lackland...

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Does Ted Cruz Lead Beto O'Rourke By Six Points or Two? Here's How to Evaluate Texas Polls

Posted By on Fri, Aug 3, 2018 at 1:10 PM

This story was originally published by the Texas Tribune. The top-of-the-ticket U.S. Senate race in Texas has already drawn statewide and national attention. And polls seem to agree on one thing: U.S. Sen Ted Cruz has a lead over his opponent U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke of El Paso. But...

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