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Karen Brooks Harper

Health and Human Services Reporter for The Texas Tribune


Karen reports on health and human services for The Texas Tribune. She arrived in Texas in 1995 to join the Corpus Christi Caller-Times, where she covered immigration and the drug war in Mexico for the Knight-Ridder newspapers. Harper has covered Texas politics for more than two decades for news organizations such as the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, The Dallas Morning News and Reuters.