Three months before Election Day, a federal judge issued an order forcing Texas to allow people to vote without a photo ID as long as they signed an affidavit claiming a reasonable impediment to obtaining one.
In a statement Sen. Carlos Uresti said he was spending Thursday at the state legislature doing the people’s work. But he was nowhere to be found. State Rep. Tomas Uresti was there and defended his younger brother.
President Donald Trump says he’ll renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Mexico and Canada. That has a lot of businesses that participate in cross-border trade concerned. That includes some U.S. energy executives, even though energy was excluded from NAFTA.