This story was first written by James Barragán and Cassandra Pollock and published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jun 30 2021 - 3:59pm
Written by Vivian Lopez on Jun 30 2021 - 3:32pm
Tony Plana has been a professional actor in film and television for over 40 years with many roles ranging from a 19th century Mexican bandit in Three Amigos, to the Secretary of State in the West Wing, and a college cadet in An Officer and a Gentleman. Tony Plana gives a relatable approach to graduates in the beginning of his keynote address, saying that he is the first in his family with a college degree. (Click here to watch when speech starts)
Written by Vivian Lopez on Jun 21 2021 - 2:54pm
This past Sunday June 20, 2021, besides being Father’s Day, was also World Refugee Day. Many refugees come from places such as the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia who are seeking a better quality of life. The American Dream is very real to them as they come ready to work and are eager to raise their families in a safe place. Listen to Ayad Al- Kaisi’s story, a refugee from Iraq, as he came to San Antonio and received help from the Center for Refugee Services.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jan 21 2021 - 3:36pm
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Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jan 14 2021 - 1:30pm
Written by Deborah Charnes on Aug 13 2020 - 12:30pm
There are 5.1 million confirmed cases of coronavirus in the U.S. as of Aug. 12, 2020, half a million alone in Texas. Of the national total, 163,651 died.
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 10 2020 - 8:50pm
By Lomi Kriel, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica and Dara Lind, ProPublica Aug. 10, 2020 This article is co-published with ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power.
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 6 2020 - 5:57pm
By Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune Aug. 4, 2020 For months, as Texans have been asked to stay home to avoid the spread of the new coronavirus, Jennifer Edwards has been doing the rounds at gas stations in a trio of counties near the Texas-Louisiana border.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jul 15 2020 - 11:28am
By Raga Justin, The Texas Tribune July 14, 2020