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Debt is on the Rise, and Voters Have No Say

Debt is on the Rise, and Voters Have No Say

Texas has the second highest per capita local debt in the nation and four West Texas cities – El Paso, Lubbock, Abilene, and San Angelo – are partially to blame. A recent article published by the State Comptroller’s office stated that between 2006 and 2015, the amount...
Will San Antonio Get Debt for Christmas?

Will San Antonio Get Debt for Christmas?

In the midst of the holiday season, city officials are attempting to pile more debt on taxpayers in order to purchase a palatial office space for city employees. Tomorrow, the City of San Antonio will vote on the issuance of $52 million in Certificates of Obligation...