Articles Tagged “United States”

  • “Coats & Cash” For Homeless Veterans Update

    It’s over. For 72 hours, local Melvin White VFW Post Commander David Lanoue lived as a homeless veteran in the Shenanigan’s parking lot collecting coats, socks and cash for veterans in need. We talked to…

  • Former Secretary Of State James Baker Speaks At SHSU Today

    James A. Baker III, former United States secretary of state, will discuss the work he did under three U.S. presidents today for the Sam Houston State University President’s Speaker Series. Associate Director of Communications Julia…

  • Lecture On Ebola This Afternoon

    With the death of the first Ebola patient in Texas and growing discussion in the news over the potential for the disease to spread, Sam Houston State University’s health service and promotion department will explore…

  • Ebola Update Tuesday

    The Houston Chronicle reports that the first person known to be infected with the Ebola virus while in the United States has been identified. She is 26-year-old nurse Nina Pham of Dallas. She helped treat…

  • SHSU Chief Kevin Morris Comments On KATSAFE

    University campuses across the United States have beefed-up security because of recent incidents. SHSU has a security notification system called KATSAFE. SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris says, “Since its implementation, it has grown into a…

  • Border Issues Activity In Washington–Update

    The fate of Central American children who have been illegally entering the United States is under continual debate in Washington. Texas Senator John Cornyn has called on Majority Leader Harry Reid to bring the HUMANE…

  • Governor Perry Announces Troop Deployment To Border

    Texas Governor Rick Perry announced yesterday that he is deploying 1,000 National Guard troops to our border with Mexico. The Texas border has recently been overwhelmed by thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America illegally…

  • Governor Perry To Activate Texas National Guard

    State Senator Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa from McAllen says that Governor Rick Perry is preparing to announce that he will activate the Texas National Guard during a news conference today. The information is said to come…

  • Governor Perry Meets With President Obama On Border Issues

    Wednesday in Dallas, Governor Rick Perry spoke one-on-one about border security with President Obama aboard the president’s helicopter on the way from DFW Airport to Dallas Love Field. The president later characterized the meeting as…

  • Congressman Brady Explains Lawsuit Against The President

    You may have heard that the President of the United States is being sued. Congressman Kevin Brady explains why . . . . BRADSUIT6-30-14