May

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-obama10.jpg

Obama puts immigration reform back on table

El Paso Mayor John Cook praised the president's speech as "right on," and added that a comprehensive approach beyond just enforcement makes most sense.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-CampusGuns520x300.jpg

New legislation weaponizes Texas classrooms

The Texas Senate approved, in a 19 to 12 vote, a bill to allow the carrying of concealed handguns on public college campuses.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-vote3.jpg

Power surge: Record number of Latinos voted in 2010

A recent study by the Pew Hispanic Center reported that a million more Latinos voted in 2010 than did so in the 2006 midterm election.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-pic82.jpg

Raise fuel efficiency to 60 miles per gallon, coalition says

The coalition of almost three dozen local and national environmental groups is calling for a fuel economy standard of 60 miles per gallon by 2025.

Walker signs a bill, makes workers sick

In the wake of his recent bid to end the collective bargaining rights of state employees, Scott Walker signed a bill that overturns Milwaukee's paid sick leave law.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-pic79.jpg

Labor leaders call Democrats' jobs plan a "start"

The jobs plan unveiled yesterday by congressional Democrats is a step in the right direction, unions say.

1 2 3