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New in TribTalk: Zaffirini on Trump

Real estate mogul and potential presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at CPAC 2014 in National Harbor, Md. on March 6, 2014.
Real estate mogul and potential presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at CPAC 2014 in National Harbor, Md. on March 6, 2014.

If he’s willing to listen, Donald Trump's visit to Texas today should provide him with a much-needed lesson on what life in border communities is actually like, writes state Sen. Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo.

New in TribTalk: The Conservative Case for Public Transit

Capital Metro's current MetroRail line runs between downtown Austin and the northern suburb of Leander. A proposed 2014 bond measure could go toward expanding light rail in Austin if voters give the plan the green light.
Capital Metro's current MetroRail line runs between downtown Austin and the northern suburb of Leander. A proposed 2014 bond measure could go toward expanding light rail in Austin if voters give the plan the green light.

Everyone — conservatives included — stands to gain from high-quality public transit, even in Texas, write William S. Lind and Glen D. Bottoms of the American Conservative Center for Public Transportation.