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UTRGV Young Dems Endorse Republican Candidate

Edinburg (KFXV) — For the first time in history, the UTRGV Young Democrats Party endorse a Republican candidate –Hidalgo County Sheriff, Al Perez. According to students, Perez is a candidate that believes in unity and a transparent government to benefit the community. During the endorsement ceremony, Young Democrats invited the community in the valley to vote in the upcoming election on the 13th of...

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Corpus Sues Ochoa For Voter Fraud

EDINBURG (KFXV) — Today Marcos Ochoa’s lawyer and representatives from the elections department were present at the Hidalgo County Courthouse. In the lawsuit, Arnaldo Corpus is calling for a new election.  He claims that the voter count during the runoff elections was incorrect. Former candidate for Justice of the Peace from Hidalgo County Precinct 3, Place 2, Arnaldo Corpus submitted a lawsuit to dispute the election results from the May 24th election,  in which Marcos Ochoa won. According to the lawsuit, there were a significant amount of illegal votes counted to influence the election results. In a fox 2...

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RGV Woman At DNC Watches Hillary Clinton Become Presidential Candidate

Philadelphia (KFXV) — 27-year-old, Merly Sauz says the  energy and the unity in the convention is what has been most exciting and also knowing she is witnessing history in the making. A speech President Obama gave at the University of Texas Pan American in 2008 now UTRGV inspired her, to make the trip to Philadelphia to support her democratic candidate.   Sauz is now a grad student at Harvard University.  She says her goal is to practice law focusing on Immigration and employee rights and says the feeling of togetherness at the convention is why she feels she’s in...

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ACLU Claims Trump’s Immigration Plan Is Unconstitutional

RGV (KFXV) — The American Civil Liberties Union has 300 lawyers ready to fight Donald Trump’s deportation plan. They claim Trump’s Immigration proposal is “unconstitutional”. A group of 12 ACLU lawyers found Trump’s deportation scheme in violation of several amendments of the U.S. Constitution but they not the only ones. In all , more than 300 attorneys across the nation are questioning the Republican nominee’s Immigration plan. A recent analysis by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), found Donald Trump’s proposals, unlawful. The ACLU released these findings citing a study that found that government would have to expand it’s...

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Study: Sanders’ economic plan piles $18T on federal debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders’ tax and spending proposals would provide new levels of health and education benefits for American families, but they’d also blow an $18-trillion hole in federal deficits, piling on so much debt they would damage the economy. That sobering assessment comes from a joint analysis released Monday by the nonpartisan Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and the Urban Institute Health Policy Center, well-known Washington think tanks. Democratic presidential candidate Sanders would raise taxes by more than $15 trillion over 10 years, with most of that paid by upper-income earners. But that wouldn’t be enough to...

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