Justice Department is investigating Texas’ Operation Lone Star for alleged civil rights violations

Emails obtained by The Texas Tribune and ProPublica confirm that federal authorities are probing discrimination claims involving Gov. Greg Abbott’s multibillion-dollar border initiative.

By Perla Trevizo, The Texas Tribune/ProPublicaJuly 7, 2022 8:19 am, ,

From The Texas Tribune:

The Department of Justice is investigating alleged civil rights violations under Operation Lone Star, a multibillion-dollar border initiative announced last year by Gov. Greg Abbott, according to state records obtained by ProPublica and The Texas Tribune.