Left In Texas: Immigration: Oil? Yes. People? Not So Much.

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This was an eventful week in politics, particularly with national issues that have a great impact on Texas, like immigration and the Keystone XL pipeline.

We also talk about how San Antonio politics are shaping the future of the Texas Democratic Party. Senator Van de Putte is challenging Rep. Mike Villarreal for Mayor and Rep. Trey Martinez Fisher squares off against Rep. Jose Menendez for her place in the Senate.

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About Author

Joe Deshotel

Joe was born and raised in Beaumont, Tx, but live music and politics brought him to Austin. He has worked in and around government and elections for over a decade including for a member of US Congress, the Texas Legislature, the Mayor of Austin. He currently serves as Communications Director for the Travis County Democratic Party. He is most interested in transportation, energy and technology issues. He also likes Texas Hold'em and commuting on his electric skateboard. Follow me on Twitter at @joethepleb.

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