Texas Immigration Panel at Tribune Fest

Two Texas public officials put the ‘fight’ in the Texas Tribune Festival’s “Fight Over Immigration Reform” panel Saturday morning. Rep. Rafael Anchia (D-Dallas) and Jose Aliseda, a former Republican state representative and current Bee County district attorney, engaged in a lively exchange over immigration policy. The pair sat on a four-person panel that also included Rep. Ana Hernandez Luna (D-Houston) and Brad Bailey, a Nassau Bay city councilman and CEO of the conservative non-profit, The Texas Immigration Solution. Aliseda called the immigration reform bill that the U.S. Senate passed in June a “monstrosity, almost as bad as Obamacare.” The bill would...

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