The Ysleta Independent School District helped gear up their students for the upcoming school year.
YISD gave away 2,500 backpacks Saturday morning full of school supplies which students said will help their families save some money.
By by Alexa Ura and Jim Malewitz, The Texas Tribune
Following a grand jury indictment of Gov. Rick Perry on charges of abuse of power and coercion, Texas Democrats on Friday jumped to paint the longest-serving governor of the state as the standard-bearer for a corrupt party.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry vowed Saturday to fight charges that he abused his power by trying to pressure a district attorney to resign, saying in a televised news conference the indictment was politically motivated.