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Incommunicado In South Texas: Migrant Parents Await Reunification In Seclusion

Posted on · On the brink of being released from detention and reunited with children separated from them sometimes months ago, migrant parents are held at a South Texas facility in a sort of limbo — not free to leave, but without access to phones or commissary accounts that regular detainees get.

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In Texas, Falling Behind On Your Student Loan Payments Can Cost You Your License To Work

Posted on · Texas is among several states that will bar teachers, dentists, nurses and other professional license holders from renewing their licenses if they are in default on their student loans. Critics say the practice is counterproductive, since it impedes Texans’ ability to work and pay back those loans.