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How One Houstonian Almost Lost Everything When It Was His Word Against Border Officials

Posted on · "There's no justice for the immigrant," Elvin said, after border officials wrote in legal documents that he had recently crossed the border. Despite having lived here for more than a decade, Elvin was detained for months and almost deported. Back in Houston, his pregnant wife spent their savings on legal aid while taking care of their two kids.

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Full Show: Immigration System Reaches A ‘Breaking Point,’ And Returning To The Moon In Five Years (March 28, 2019)

Posted on · On Thursday's Houston Matters: An official says the immigration system is at a "breaking point." Mike Pence wants NASA to return to the moon in five years. We discuss the college admissions system. And we preview the new Astros Hall of Fame.

Houston Matters

Full Show: Border Patrol Agent Arrested, and Changes to Texas Social Studies Curriculum (Sept. 17, 2018)

Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: We learn about the arrest of a Border Patrol agent in connection with four murders. We learn about changes to social studies curriculum in Texas schools. We examine a recent study about liver cancer. Local veterinarian Dr. Lori Teller answers your questions. And Jeff Balke updates us on Houston sports.

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Family Separation Policy Starts Dividing Republicans, Border Patrol Agent Suggests Minors Are Considered Adults In Their Countries

Posted on · From former First Lady Laura Bush to First Lady Melania Trump, to GOP U.S. Senator Susan Collins and a former Trump adviser, some Republicans are speaking up about their concerns and opposition to separating children from their parents as they arrive at the border asking for asylum.