America Must Recommit Itself To Education for All
By U.S. Rep.
D-28th District, Texas
The cliché is true. “Education is the gateway to opportunity” has been said so many times that it’s almost an empty expression. But it’s still very true.
Earning an education is the greatest investment a person can make, and adhering to that axiom has paid off for millions of Americans, including myself. Born as one of eight children to migrant farm workers in Laredo, Texas, I graduated from Laredo Community College before earning degrees at Georgetown and Texas A International University and the University of Texas at Austin… Read More