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'Sanctuary cities' law could cost Texas billions, activists say

Advocates for immigrants say state's 'sanctuary cities' law will cost Texas billions of dollars in economic damage The analysis released Tuesday was based on data collected in the aftermath of a similar law that took effect in Arizona in 2010. Approximately 10 to 15 percent of undocumented Hispanics left that state.

Report: Texas could lose billions if new immigration enforcement law stands

Representatives from Texas’ business, local government and higher education sectors argued Tuesday that the state’s new immigration-enforcement law could do billions of dollars in damage to the Texas economy.

Texas stands to lose $6 billion annually if DACA ends

YesPrep Gulfton student Claudio Canas, left, 15, and school teacher Vida Pascual, right, speak to other students as the "dreamer" club starts session, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, in Houston.

Women leaders honored, empowered at Hispanic Chamber expo

Murillo felt it was necessary to create a space where women at various stages in entrepreneurial life could feel empowered in their efforts, and where they could gain the tools to strive for equality and excellence in the workplace.