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  1. Senate Gives Initial OK to School Scholarship PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    ... Robert Nichols of Jacksonville, breaking party lines to vote against the measure. One Democrat, Eddie Lucio of Brownsville, voted in favor. Before it passed, Democrats raised concerns about the plan, arguing that it diverted money that should be ...

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  2. On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of WordsRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... features El Paso and its U.S. suburbs, and acts as if a huge ocean bordered the United States from California to Brownsville, Texas. The news story about the 11 new killings during the 20 hours preceding print deadlines got a bit higher play on the ...

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  3. Editorial: Sorry failures on immigration lead to New Orleans courtroomRead the original story

    Sunday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... reform years ago - take your pick between 2007 and 2013 - this could have been avoided. A federal judge in Brownsville, Texas, Andrew S. Hanen, issued a preliminary injunction in February against carrying out Obama's executive action until he rules ...

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  4. Limbo for millions of immigrants as Obama action stalls: What next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... action announcement last November. The injunction came from Federal District Court Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, who halted the plan after finding the administration didn't give Americans proper notice and the chance to comment on such a ...

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  5. Obama's immigration step arguedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NWAonline

    ... status to people who entered the country illegally will be costly for Texas. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, granted a preliminary injunction Feb. 16 at the request of the states that oppose Obama's action. Hanen's rulings ...

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  6. Of course innocent people have been executedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... of a leap, particularly with Willingham. There is, by the way, a proposal, by Democratic Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. of Brownsville, for a constitutional amendment to ban the death penalty in Texas. I recently asked a couple of statistician friends whether ...

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  7. Appeals court hears arguments on Obama's immigration executive ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Denver Post

    ... countered that granting legal status to immigrants will be costly for Texas. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, granted a preliminary injunction Feb. 16 at the request of the states that oppose Obama's action. Hanen's rulings ...

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  8. Court hears arguments on Obama immigration actionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times Bulletin

    ... countered that granting legal status to immigrants will be costly for Texas. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, granted a preliminary injunction on Feb. 16 at the request of the states that oppose Obama's action. Hanen's rulings ...

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  9. Appeals panel weighs Obama's immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | TwinCities

    ... undocumented immigrants from deportation and provide work permits to many of them. The judge, Andrew Hanen, in Brownsville, Texas, said Obama had abused his power and violated administrative procedures The rare 2 1/2-hour oral argument on Friday in ...

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  10. How court battle over Obama immigration action could be road map for reformRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of those so-called "dreamers" to those eligible to have deportation deferred. But 26 states filed a lawsuit in Brownsville, Texas, where US Federal District Court Judge Andrew Hanen on Feb. 18 stopped the executive action in its tracks, saying it ...

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  11. ForAmerica: 'American families work hard to earn $4,250 a month....Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | PolitiFact

    Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas, on June 18, 2014. Is President Barack Obama lavishing almost five times as much money on undocumented immigrant children than the typical household earns in a month? A meme making the rounds on social media says that's the case.

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  12. Warning Extreme Graphic** Gory Executions Continue near Texas BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Breitbart.com

    ... a large commercial plaza just a few feet away from an international bridge that connects this border city to Brownsville, Texas. These gruesome executions are the latest in a gory tit-for-tat that has rocked the border area as rival factions of the ...

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  13. Appeals court to take up Obama's immigration actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    Various human rights organizations gathered outside the federal courthouse in Brownsville, Texas, Thursday, March 19, 2015. The Justice Department might face sanctions if a federal judge determines its attorneys misled him about whether part of President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration was implemented prior to it being put on hold by the judge.

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  14. Court Takes Up Obama's Immigration ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | CBS Local

    Dian Alarcon, originally from Colombia, stands with others during a press conference to protest the district court judge in Brownsville, Texas, who issued a preliminary injunction that temporarily blocks the implementation process of President Barack Obama's Executive Action on immigration. NEW ORLEANS - Appellate judges on Friday were to consider whether to lift a temporary hold imposed by a federal judge in Texas on President Barack Obama's executive action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

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  15. Elva MartinezRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Indianapolis Star

    She was born December 6, 1929 in Brownsville, TX to the late Guadalupe and Celia Gomez.

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  16. Dry Van and Flat Bed Drivers needed for Camco TransportRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Monster.com

    ... lean Driving Record $2,500 Sign on Bonus .45 cents a mile. (Flatbed) .35 cents a mile. (Dry van) 3440 N. FM 511, Brownsville TX 78526 Call (956)465-7673

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  17. Obama lawyers may face favorable court in immigration fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | ABS-CBN News

    ... his executive action. That injunction was issued in February by U.S. District Court Judge Andrew Hanen, of Brownsville, Texas. It halted programs that were unveiled by Obama in November and that promised to shield 4.7 million undocumented immigrants ...

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  18. US Marshals arrest sex predator in LawtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KSWO

    ... He is expected to be released Thursday and taken to jail. Investigators say Johnson was wanted by authorities in Brownsville, Texas, after he failed to register as a sex offender. Johnson was charged with sex crimes against a family member under the ...

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  19. Federal appeals court to take up Obama's executive action on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Christian Science Monitor

    Yvette Salinas, with L.U.P.E chants "Education not Deportation" into a megaphone March 19 outside of the federal courthouse in Brownsville, Texas. US District Judge Andrew Hanen last month issued an injunction against Obama's plan in February and reaffirmed his preliminary injunction in an order released last week.

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  20. Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Agents Arrest Several Convicted FelonsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | PressReleasePoint

    ... California Superior Court and sentenced to 8 years imprisonment. On the same day, agents assigned to the Brownsville Border Patrol Station apprehended an adult male Mexican national near Brownsville, Texas. During processing, record checks revealed ...

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