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NPT Capitol: Anyone can be a Miner — even Speaker Straus

UTEP has been criticized in the past for its loose admission standards. Tuesday night, all House Speaker Joe Straus, R-Alamo Heights, had to do to become a UTEP Miner was show up to El Paso’s Margarita Madness party and speak for 30 seconds or so (ok, so we’re just having some fun with the event — seriously, Straus would make a great Miner). Watch the video for more.

Sito Negron (Video: Ben Wright)


Written by newspapertreeelpaso

February 18, 2009 at 11:39 am

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