Latest from Silvia Foster-Frau

New Texas confronts the old with debates about mask mandates and winter storm response

As the Texas population continues to grow and diversify, many in the new generation are asking for more from state leaders.
  • Mar 4, 2021

Texas family detention centers expected to transform into rapid-processing hubs

The change would be a repudiation of Trump and Obama administration policies.
  • Mar 4, 2021

First migrant facility for children opens under Biden

Dozens of migrant teens arrived Monday at a federal government facility that stayed open for only a month in 2019.
  • Feb 22, 2021

Freezing temperatures and power outages hurt Texas’s most vulnerable yet again

A vivid metaphor emerged Monday night: Illuminated downtown skylines cast against the darkened silhouettes of freezing neighborhoods.
  • Feb 16, 2021