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Today DHS, under President Obama’s direction, announced it will no longer target low-priority immigration cases. Instead, DHS will focus on deporting undocumented immigrants who have been convicted of serious crimes and/or pose a security risk.

    As of June 27, 2011 the US has lost over 6,000 soldiers in wars in the Middle East. Texas accounts for 664 of those deaths. This pdf document was obtained from the Department of Defense. It breaks down the casualties by state and operation. (use the pdf viewer …

Houston council members Edwards and Rodriguez file lawsuit against Harris County over the proposed redistricting plan. Among their allegations, the plan violates the Voting Rights Act and dilutes minority voting strength.

Houston will play an important role in the upcoming Pan American Games this October in Guadalajara, Mexico. Before the 17,000 athletes and 32 delegations head out to Mexico they will arrive in Houston to get their uniforms and gear. “This is an exciting time for athletes and coaches to get …

According to IRS documents released by the IRS on June 9, over 160 LULAC councils have automatically lost their exemption from federal income tax for failure to file an annual return for three consecutive years.

    The University of Houston-Victoria may soon switch parent system to Texas A&M. State representative Geanie Morrison, R-Victoria, filed HB 2556 in March that would switch UH-Victoria to Texas A&M-Victoria. Morrison and a group of Victoria business leaders thinks that the UH System did not have the same vision as the …

  Houston boxer Juan “Baby Bull” Diaz graduated in 2009 with a bachelor’s in political science from the University of Houston-Downtown. As the son of Mexican immigrants, Diaz shares his dream and his future goals.   Q: When did you first say “this is what I want to do, this …

    La seguridad fronteriza ha sido uno de los temas más discutidos en la política de los Estados Unidos. Constantemente vemos las distintas propuestas de ley que diferentes legisladores han realizado. La seguridad en la frontera ha sido uno de los temas más conflictivos en los debates entre políticos de …

    11,000 Texans gathered on the steps of the State Capitol to Rally on March 12, 2011 to Save Texas Schools from a 10 billion reduction in public school funding. The Rally was organized by Save Texas Schools. “ Save Texas Schools is a nonpartisan statewide volunteer coalition of parents, …

    75,000 square feet, 44 call center stations, 15 exam rooms and much more! It is being built across the free way of the University of Houston. What could it be, you ask yourself? Planned Parenthood is what it is called and 4600 Gulf Freeway is where it is …