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Is Debt on Your November Ballot?

Is Debt on Your November Ballot?

Each year, there are two customary opportunities for local governments to ask you to pay for more debt. And for those 5-8% of voters who chose to vote in May’s local elections, you may have already seen propositions this year.  In fact, over 85% of May’s $7 billion in...

Is Debt on Your November Ballot?

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...