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Brownsville passed resolution against border wall

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — Brownsville city commissioners have passed a resolution against the border wall. Commissioners cited that the majority of residents are against the construction project, and the millions of dollars allocated for its construction could be better served in other areas of Brownsville. According to city commissioners, the resolution is merely symbolic, and issued to give those opposed to the wall, a...

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Rio Grande City commissioners passed a motion against SB-4

RIO GRANDE CITY( KFXV) — City commissioners in Rio Grande City passed a motion authorizing the city’s attorney to draft a resolution against the state’s SB-4 law ahead of the September 1st implementation. Commissioners unanimously passed the motion, and were applauded by members of the community, many of whom showed up to urge the members to come out against the law. The city’s lawyer will now present the motion at the next commissioner’s meeting for a vote. The organization la union del pueblo entero also attended to show their support. LUPE is a local grassroots organization that advocates for...

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