Texas Standard For January 2, 2019

More migrants sprayed with tear gas as money for a border wall remains at the center of the government shutdown. We’ll have the latest. And: The measure to allow Texans to donate to address the huge backlog of untested rape kits passed with bipartisan support. But now, it’s reached a real-world roadblock. Also: Many who live in the Big Bend area have spent their whole lives there, except for their last days. The challenge of access to hospice care. Plus: Debunking myths about mental health, the country band bringing two Texas towns together, and what an onion says about this year’s forecast. It’s all coming up on the Texas Standard.

By Texas StandardJanuary 2, 2019 11:27 am