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Media Mention November 19, 2020

Dallas: Una o dos generaciones, para que migrantes tengan equidad, advierte estudio

Un análisis de la Universidad de Texas revela que hay inequidades en vivienda, salud y trabajo entre comunidad inmigrante de la ciudad.

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Media Mention November 18, 2020

Opinion: Blue wave eludes Democrats, but hope laps at Texas’ shores

"For Texas Democrats, the election results were a shock. The state did not turn blue or even purple. No new congressional seats. No progress at picking off the needed nine seats in the Texas House to flip the chamber. Nothing." Writes LBJ Professor Paul Stekler.

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Media Mention November 17, 2020

An interview with James K. Galbraith

James K. Galbraith, Professor of Government and Chair in Government/Business Relations at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, talks about an effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Media Mention November 15, 2020

At least 231 people in Texas jails and prisons have died from COVID-19, study finds

At least 231 people in Texas prisons and jails have died from COVID-19, including 27 staff members, 14 people in jail and 190 people in prison, according to a new report from researchers at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Media Mention November 15, 2020

Here are the numbers behind COVID-19's devastating effects on Texas jails and prisons

A report by researchers at the University of Texas gives a startling look at just how bad coronavirus has hit Texas jails and prisons.

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Media Mention November 13, 2020

More than 200 incarcerated people and staff at Texas prisons and jails have died from coronavirus, report shows

Hundreds of incarcerated people and staff at jails and prisons in Texas have died from coronavirus, according to a new report by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Media Mention November 13, 2020

DACA recipients hopeful after Biden’s projected victory

Trump authored more than 400 executive actions on immigration from the border to refugee resettlement. An incoming Joe Biden administration is set to quickly overturn many of those controversial policies, including the reinstating of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

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Media Mention November 12, 2020

The reality is, the nation is slowly becoming more Democratic

CNN Opinion asked 26 commentators to consider the question: What does the outcome of this election say about America in 2020?

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Media Mention November 12, 2020

Covid cases in one state prison system are ‘off the charts’

A new report from the University of Texas at Austin says that the state’s correctional system has not taken the adequate steps to reduce Covid cases and deaths among incarcerated people and staff.

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Media Mention November 12, 2020

80 percent of those who died of Covid-19 in Texas county jails were never convicted of a crime

The “devastating human toll” of Covid-19 in Texas’s correctional facilities is revealed in a new report by University of Texas at Austin researchers.

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