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UMC Did Not Provide Beto O’Rourke Formal Authority To Collect Patient Information

Advertisements On February 6, 2021, El Paso Matters reported that Beto O’Rourke and volunteers were going door to door on that day collecting information from south-side El Pasoans looking to get the Covid-19 vaccine. Like most cities, El Paso has been struggling with having enough doses of the vaccine for its residents wanting one. Access […]

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El Paso Government Owned Companies

Advertisements When taxpayers think of countries like China or Cuba they inadvertently think about state-owned companies where private ownership is restricted or impossible. Generally, a socialist country owns the companies. Many taxpayers may be surprised to learn that El Paso government entities own private companies. Public Corporations Most readers may think of public companies as […]

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Claudia Ordaz Perez Texas Disclosures Contradicted By Affidavit

Advertisements Texas officials, like Claudia Ordaz Perez, are required to file annual financial statements by law. The Personal Finance Statements detail the filer’s finances so that the public may become aware of any conflicts of interest. The filings are maintained by the Texas Ethics Commission. Ordaz Perez assumed her current District 76 seat on January […]

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Almost 500 UMC Staff Decline Vaccine

Advertisements Information requested by El Paso Politics under the Texas Public Information Act shows that a significant number of University Medical Center of El Paso (UMC) employees have declined the Coronavirus vaccine. There have been several reports of healthcare workers declining to be vaccinated across the country. According to the Los Angeles Times, hospitals have […]

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The Beto O’Rourke PAC

Advertisements About two months after dropping out of the 2020 presidential race, Beto O’Rourke formed a new PAC “to boost Texas Democrats in the 2020 elections.” The PAC’s purpose is “registering Texans to vote.” [1] The PAC was formed on December 13, 2019, when Beto O’Rourke filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) forming […]