HOUSTON (AP) — The sheriff of Harris County says he intends to end a partnership with federal immigration officials that had county jailers identify inmates who are in the country illegally and detain them for possible deportation.
Chuy's Mexican Restaurant in Round Rock has become a center of controversy after someone posted a sign threatening to fire employees who joined a national day of protest, but a representative of the chain says they have no idea who posted the notice.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas Senate panel has approved a so-called sanctuary cities bill that would withhold state money from local jurisdictions that don't hand over immigrants already in custody for possible deportation.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez are at odds concerning when and why illegal immigrants ought to be detained, and it could cost the county around $1.8 million in grants.
It seems as if the tension between Texas and Mexico gets stronger every day. But people often forget how beautiful it really is by Big Bend along the Rio Grande. So amidst all of the turmoil in politics, #hashtags, local injustices and damn near everything else the world throws at …