Texas Standard for January 5, 2017

He once called him a buffoon with the fear-mongering arguments of a child. Now, a top Hispanic leader is joining the Trump team. Our conversation today. And: Massive protests and reports of looting in cities all across Mexico as parts of the country come to a virtual standstill. We’ll hear what’s behind it. Also: Closer to home – a tightening job market. How some Texas companies are trying to win over the best and brightest with coffee bars, free college courses and other perks. Plus: How much does it really cost to educate Texas kids? The state rethinks the numbers. More: The promise of 2017, from high tech to tacos. All that and then some today on the Texas Standard:

By Texas StandardJanuary 5, 2017 11:29 am