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Immigration reform moving ahead in Texas

On March 8th, the newly-elected progressive congressman from Dallas/Fort Worth, Marc Veasey, hosted a forum with local political and community leaders to talk about immigration reform.


Dallas demonstration demands jobs

A surprising number of seniors were in the group, especially considering that the temperature was 106 degrees.


Class war: Luxury country club demands tax cut

The Highland Park Country Club is suing to have its county tax evaluation lowered from $13.7 million to last year's level of $3.7 million.


Democracy by appointment only

Eighty-year old Jan Sanders, a well known Democratic Party activist, went up to the senator's office, but found it locked.


For Dallas jobless, it's statistics versus facts

Activists joined the national effort for "First Friday Vigils" on behalf the unemployed the day that the Bureau of Labor Statistics released new unemployment data.


Dallas residents: "Save our schools"

Students, teachers and even one school board member protested education funding cuts.


Dallas demonstrates for Wisconsin

Speakers urged the crowd to do everything possible to overcome the crisis in Wisconsin and at home.