KDBC | Local 4 News http://www.kdbc.com/feeds/politics.rss en El Paso County votes to reorganize operation, $254,000 to hire new Chief Administrator http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/el-paso-county-votes-reorganize-operation-254000-hire-new-chief-administrator <p>Lots of changes are coming to El Paso County -- costing taxpayers $254,000.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/el-paso-county-votes-reorganize-operation-254000-hire-new-chief-administrator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:51:57 +0000 krecede 46947 at http://www.kdbc.com Patrick, Van de Putte hone their immigration messages http://www.kdbc.com/news/patrick-van-de-putte-hone-their-immigration-messages <p>As the <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2014/06/27/undocumented-immigrants-learn-possible-deportation/">recent surge</a> of Central Americans entering the country illegally through Texas&rsquo; border with Mexico has drawn national attentio</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/patrick-van-de-putte-hone-their-immigration-messages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Politics Statewide News Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:00:19 +0000 alitton 46701 at http://www.kdbc.com After criticizing White House over unaccompanied minors, Martin O'Malley said don't send them to Maryland site http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/after-criticizing-white-house-over-unaccompanied-minors-martin-omalley-said-dont-send- <p>After his strong criticism of the Obama administration&#39;s plans to return thousands of young undocumented migrants back to Central America, Maryland Gov.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/after-criticizing-white-house-over-unaccompanied-minors-martin-omalley-said-dont-send-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:33:22 +0000 krecede 46586 at http://www.kdbc.com Analysis: On the Democratic ticket, watch the co-pilot http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/analysis-democratic-ticket-watch-co-pilot <p>It is easy to find people inside and outside the Texas Democratic Party who think state Sen.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/analysis-democratic-ticket-watch-co-pilot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Statewide News Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:03:39 +0000 alitton 46319 at http://www.kdbc.com Abbott: Ask chemical plants what's inside http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/abbott-ask-chemical-plants-whats-inside <p>Republican Attorney General <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/greg-abbott/">Greg Abbott</a>, under fire for blocking public access to state records documenting the location of dangerous chemicals, said Texans still have a right to</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/abbott-ask-chemical-plants-whats-inside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Statewide News Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:10:50 +0000 alitton 45636 at http://www.kdbc.com Texas Democrats rally around Davis, Van de Putte http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/texas-democrats-rally-around-davis-van-de-putte <p>Wendy Davis and Leticia Van de Putte shared the spotlight at the Texas <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2014/06/27/texas-democrats-rally-around-davis-van-de-putte/">Democratic Party </a>convention on Friday night, promising to change the di</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/texas-democrats-rally-around-davis-van-de-putte" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Statewide News Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:31:58 +0000 alitton 45566 at http://www.kdbc.com NY Attorney General goes after Barclays http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/ny-attorney-general-goes-after-barclays <p>The New York Attorney General&#39;s office announced Wednesday that it is suing Barclays over a lack of transparency in its &quot;dark pools.&quot;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/ny-attorney-general-goes-after-barclays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics National News Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:22:23 +0000 krecede 45290 at http://www.kdbc.com $97-million trolley project could get TxDot funding http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/97-million-trolley-project-could-get-txdot-funding <p>State officials are hoping to get the green light on the long-awaited trolley project.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/97-million-trolley-project-could-get-txdot-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Wed, 25 Jun 2014 23:21:33 +0000 krecede 45283 at http://www.kdbc.com Land Swap: City inks deal with EPISD http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/land-swap-city-inks-deal-episd <p>A win-win solution, that&#39;s what some city and EPISD officials are calling a land swap deal. The deal, several different parcels of land pieced together like a real-life puzzle, may impact taxpayers.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/land-swap-city-inks-deal-episd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:52:21 +0000 krecede 45227 at http://www.kdbc.com El Paso seeks to revamp pawnshop ordinance, upgrade airport http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/el-paso-seeks-revamp-pawnshop-ordinance-upgrade-airport <p>The City of El Paso will discuss updating their rules for pawn shops in the coming weeks.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/politics/el-paso-seeks-revamp-pawnshop-ordinance-upgrade-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Local News Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:00:37 +0000 krecede 45181 at http://www.kdbc.com