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EDITORIAL: Set the plan: Biden should give country details on achieving goals

President Joe Biden’s first weeks in office were busy. Much of his initial work was rescinding many of the executive orders that his predecessor,...

EDITORIAL: Vote: Let’s make high turnout a new election tradition

High voter turnout is credited with driving many of the changes that occurred in the November general election. One president was voted out of...

EDITORIAL: Bad rep: Coordinated effort needed to promote assets of RGV

People who know the real Rio Grande Valley, such as Winter Texans, Spring Breakers and others who have visited the area, keep coming back,...

EDITORIAL: Unreliable: Accountability is necessary to ensure ERCOT improves

Many Texans are still suffering the effects of the devastating February freeze that left millions of people without electricity at a time when they...

EDITORIAL: Ballot blockers: Legislature tried to impede voters’ access to ballot box

The Texas Legislature appears ready to pass legislation that would severely restrict public access to the ballot box. Gov. Greg Abbott supports the measures...

EDITORIAL: Loud and clear: Businesses send message with donations to officials

Mitch McConnell is well into his fourth decade in the U.S. Senate. Surely he knows better. The Kentucky Republican, who as Senate majority leader was...

EDITORIAL: Do it right: Background screens needed for migrant facility workers

The Biden administration has stepped up the screening process for immigrants being detained at the border. However, it includes compromising the screening process for...

EDITORIAL: Big plans: Biden infrastructure plan ambitious, but needs work

Like much of Joe Biden’s presidency to date, the $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan he laid out last week is remarkably ambitious. Rightly so. America’s...

EDITORIAL: Looking up: SpaceX expansion plans could be boon for Valley

Elon Musk wants to fill the Rio Grande Valley with rocket scientists. Specifically, if Musk has his way, the little hamlet of Boca Chica...

EDITORIAL: Fairness: Farm workers are essential, let’s treat them accordingly

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many of the very occupations that rely most heavily on immigrants were deemed essential. The reasons were obvious: People still...