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How Should I Vote on the Collin College Bond?

How Should I Vote on the Collin College Bond?

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Birdville ISD Poised to Make History

Birdville ISD Poised to Make History

Despite bi-partisan opposition to landmark disclosure and transparency reforms supported by the Texas State Comptroller in HB 14 last session, a few school districts across Texas are considering adopting several “best practices”, voluntarily. Officials in Birdville...

Billions in New Debt, Over 90% of Voters Silent

Billions in New Debt, Over 90% of Voters Silent

Historically, turnout in Texas’ political primaries has languished in the single-digits.  The 2014 cycle was no different, even with hotly contested Republican primary races. Less than eight percent of registered voters weighed in across our state’s largest counties....

Local Debt: Few Vote, Everyone Pays

Local Debt: Few Vote, Everyone Pays

Historically, turnout in Texas’ political primaries has languished in the single-digits.  Considering that many races from within each party are uncontested, it’s somewhat understandable.  But countless, hotly contested Republican races this March still failed to...

Local Debt: Few Vote, Everyone Pays

Spring Brings New Debt Props in DFW

Last fall, Texans were faced with billions of local debt propositions on their November 5th ballot.  In total, more than $7 billion of additional debt was requested from voters across the state, including Prop 6 which would remove $2 billion from the State’s Emergency...