WESLACO (KFXV) — In Weslaco, congressmen and local business leaders met to discuss the Valley’s economy.

Texas Representatives Filemon Vela and Vicente Gonzalez hosted the second border caucus hearing in the “Border Business is America’s Business” series at the lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council in Weslaco this morning.

Local and national stakeholders and entrepreneurs discussed the value of commerce along the border and how it promotes economic growth in the United States.