Where Did Everything Go?

There seems to be some confusion about my archive of El Paso news and information that I have maintained for over the last two decades. No, none of it has disappeared and all of it is still available online. Let me explain. But first a short history. I started the El Paso Politics project in… Read More Where Did Everything Go?

Castro-O’Rourke Tangle on Immigration

Wednesday night’s Democratic primary debate saw contenders Julián Castro and Beto O’Rourke tangle over immigration. It was the immigration issue that brought much attention to Julián Castro’s candidacy and put Beto O’Rourke in the uncomfortable position of having to defend his stance on immigration reform. At issue was Section 1325 of the U.S. law on… Read More Castro-O’Rourke Tangle on Immigration

Breitbart Intervened In Beto’s Mom’s Criminal Case

It’s been a busy few weeks for my little blog. I’ve been getting several requests for information about Beto O’Rourke from different news outlets and what I believe are opposition researchers. Apparently, many are wondering if Beto will make the 2020 Democrat Primary even more crowded. As I was sending out copies of different things… Read More Breitbart Intervened In Beto’s Mom’s Criminal Case

Did Claudia Ordaz Steal A Laptop To Help Beto?

In 2012, 16-year Democratic veteran Silvestre Reyes lost his Congressional District 16 seat to newcomer Beto O’Rourke during that election’s primary. Then president Barack Obama and former president Bill Clinton, both Democrats, endorsed Reyes’ reelection. O’Rourke went on to defeat Republican Barbara Carrasco for the congressional seat. Accusations of corruption were levied by O’Rourke against… Read More Did Claudia Ordaz Steal A Laptop To Help Beto?

The Piti Vazquez Problem for Veronica Escobar

As you likely know, Veronica Escobar is running for Congress to take over the seat being vacated by her political ally, Beto O’Rourke, who is going after Ted Cruz’ seat. Escobar, like O’Rourke, evolved from the Ray Caballero-Jose Rodriguez-Eliot Shapleigh political faction. Escobar and cohorts have been using the Poisoned Pawns corruption scandal to build… Read More The Piti Vazquez Problem for Veronica Escobar

El Paso Politics

It seems that some readers of the blog are wondering if I am going to go back to writing about El Paso politics. My interest has always been about border politics, of which El Paso plays a major role. I started commenting about border politics because of the general notion that México is corrupt and… Read More El Paso Politics