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El Paso shooting

State leaders are looking for solutions after El Paso. Texas Latinos say they can start by changing the words they use.

"Words not only matter but in today’s world, words are having more and more significant existential consequences in our society," said Miguel Solis, a Dallas school board member.

Hundreds mourn for the victims and their family outside the El Paso Walmart where a mass murderer killed 22 people.

El Paso shooting

More than 20 people were killed in an Aug. 3, 2019, shooting rampage at a Walmart in El Paso. The gunman was arrested and charged with capital murder for the shooting in El Paso, which is recovering from what federal law enforcement has classified as an act of domestic terrorism. 

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