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EDITORIAL: Life or death: Halt on federal executions should lead to full review

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland last week announced an official moratorium on federal executions. The announcement wasn’t surprising, as President Joe Biden and Garland,...

EDITORIAL: Curricula, like other issues, best left to trained experts

It’s been said that history is written by those who won the wars, and by those in charge. Electronic news coverage and virtually everyone’s...

EDITORIAL: Our pride: Star athletes offer example, inspiration for achievement

Bobby Morrow remains one of the Rio Grande Valley’s sports legends. Morrow, who died last year, was considered the most dominant sprinter of the...

EDITORIAL: Thanks, Dad: Best gift for Father’s Day: Show him he’s appreciated

For many families, Father’s Day is a bit different from Mother’s Day, which is celebrated a month earlier. Families make it a point to...

EDITORIAL: Buying votes: Abbott’s border wall promise a political waste of tax money

Greg Abbott knows better. As the chief executive of the state with the largest international border, the Texas governor knows that a border wall...

EDITORIAL: Celebrate: For many Valley families, graduation special this year

In recent days, Rio Grande Valley high school seniors are participating in commencement exercises. Similar ceremonies at local colleges and universities have taken place...

EDITORIAL: Playing safe: Pandemic should highlight; importance of health habits

Society continues to glide slowly toward a return to normal life as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wane in this country. That progress should...

EDITORIAL: Learning moment: IDEA scandal and correction shows charter system works

The removal of two IDEA Schools officials is a rare dark mark on a charter school chain that has won national recognition for excellence,...

EDITORIAL: Open up: Conditions suggest low risk of easing border restrictions

Observers generally agree that there have been few ill effects of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to end all restrictions on public interactions related...

EDITORIAL: Bad move: Abbott should not endanger children by refusing shelter

Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday issued a state of emergency along the border relative to the “ongoing surge of individuals unlawfully crossing the Texas-Mexico border...
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