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Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help the Virgin Islands

Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help Virgin Islands. Led by Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), members of...

Improving STEM Opportunities for Hispanics/Latinos is Vital to the US Economy

By 2044 Hispanics and Latinos will become a majority-minority here in the United States; and by 2050 the size of the population will have...

Supreme Court is allowing Texas to use strict voter ID law...

On Saturday, the Supreme Court gave Texas the approval to move forward with implementing a strict voter identification law in the upcoming midterm election....

New report highlights dire Latino voter situation in Texas

In Texas, Latinos are projected to reach a plurality of the population (43%), and for the past few years, politicians and operatives have been...

George P. Bush makes it official, running for land commissioner in...

Get ready for another George Bush to make his way into elected office. This week, George P. Bush, son of former Florida Governor Jeb...

Wendy Davis running for TX Governor – how will Latinos be...

According to various news sources, State Senator Wendy Davis (D) will run for governor and is expected to make an announcement next week. Davis,...

Net-Energy Metering: Who Really Benefits

Net-energy metering is a system designed to allow customers to receive kilowatt-hour and/or financial credits for energy they generate (via rooftop solar systems, for...

Dems, GOP Vie For Latino Voters Via Education Issues in Texas

Republicans and Democrats are pursuing Latino voters in Texas, but perhaps one of the most vivid illustrations of their different approaches is the way...

Helping English Language Learning Students in Texas, Without the High Stakes

The issue with current mandated testing in Texas are the high-stakes attached to them. These high stakes have an even greater effect on English Language Learners (ELLs). ELLs are more likely to have to repeat a grade, graduate late, or be placed on low-track remedial education programs.

With Rice and Powell Picks George W. Bush Set Foundation for...

Since leaving office in 2008, President George W. Bush has laid low, staying out of public life and has taking up painting. He emerged...