U.S. Democrat congressman from Wisconsin, Mark Pocan, sent a letter to the U.S. Education Department, posing questions about a multi-million-dollar federal grant that had recently been awarded to IDEA.
Within the walls of Texas prisons overrun with the new coronavirus, information on its spread is still scarce, and the people locked up and working inside are terrified.
This week, as of Tuesday, a new report came out, published by The NY Times Monday, based on a leaked White House CDC memo, which said that by June 1, the daily death toll in the U.S. could reach 3,000. The number of confirmed cases per day would top 200,000, according to the same memo.
PHARR – The City of Pharr and the Greater Pharr Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce a new initiative to provide free support and guidance to local small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The city is partnering with AdventGX, an economic development firm based out of Bryan-College Station, Texas that is directing a team of Texas A&M University business students who are volunteering their time to support businesses impacted by the pandemic.
Measure defeated in 2019 that would have banned local governments from using public funds to lobby the Texas Legislature
Should local governments in Texas be prevented from using public funds to support and oppose proposals in the Texas Legislature that are important to the elected and appointed leadership of those communities?