Ximena Gaby Magana 2-26-17Dr. Laura Murillo (President & CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with a DREAMer: Ximena Gaby Magana. They discuss her story of coming to America and some of the hardships faced by those trying to migrate.
Marek Brothers 6-26-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President and CEO, Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with Stan Marek (CEO, Marek Brothers) about comprehensive immigration in Texas. They discuss the worsening issues with undocumented alien employment, and get into some of the various things that can be done at the state and federal levels to help fix them.
Report: Gallon Of Milk Could Cost $7 Without Immigrant Dairy WorkersA new report reveals that a gallon of milk could cost nearly $7 without immigrant dairy workers.
BPSOS-Houston 9-6-15Sarah E! from MIX 96-5 sits down with Jannette Diep and Jennifer Nguyen of the BPSOS-Houston to talk about the second annual Bánh Mì Cook-Off Fundraiser, which is coming up on September 16! They also discuss some finer points of Asian culture, and get into what it’s like to migrate to the United States. One hundred percent of the proceeds will benefit BPSOS-Houston in their mission to empower, organize, and equip Vietnamese individuals and communities in their pursuit of liberty and dignity. Go to ourjourneytofreedom.org for more information.
Study: Immigrant Teens Less Likely To Commit Crimes, Use DrugsA new study finds that immigrant teens are less likely to commit crimes and engage in drug use.
4th Fort Hood Soldier Guilty Of Immigrant Smuggling In TexasA fourth soldier from Fort Hood has pleaded guilty to using her U.S. Army identification or military gear to help transport immigrants.
Hispanics Love Me, Donald Trump Declares At Mexican BorderEver sure of himself, Donald Trump paid a visit to the Mexico border Thursday and predicted Hispanics would love him — "they already do" — because as president he'd grab jobs back from overseas and give more opportunity to those who live in the U.S. legally.
Donald Trump To Visit US-Mexico BorderDonald Trump, provocateur of the Republican presidential race, now plans to go the Mexican border, a flashpoint in the primary contest ever since he declared that immigrants from Mexico are rapists and drug dealers.
Immigrant Rights Groups Say Family Detention Can Lead To Psychological HarmDetaining immigrant women and children who may have fled violence in their home country "creates or exacerbates" psychological trauma, according to a complaint filed Tuesday by immigrant rights groups with the Department of Homeland Security.
Is Texas Spending $800M To Create Its Own Border Patrol?When former Gov. Rick Perry ordered a big reinforcement of security at the Mexico border in 2011, Texas bought six new gunboats that can fire 900 rounds a minute and clock highway speeds. But the boats, which cost $580,000 each, spent more time docked than patrolling the Rio Grande.
3 Mexicans Get Prison For Houston Immigrant Stash HouseThree Mexicans face U.S. prison terms for running a boarded-up house in Houston where immigrants were held until relatives could pay the human smugglers.
Texas Federal Judge Keeps In Place Hold On Obama's Immigration ActionA federal judge in Texas has kept in place a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action that sought to shield millions of immigrants from deportation, rejecting a U.S. Department of Justice request that he allow the action to go ahead.