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County Rejects ‘Coronavirus Cash’ for Now

County Rejects ‘Coronavirus Cash’ for Now

As local governments across the state are looking for ways to spend huge windfalls of federal cash earmarked for Chinese coronavirus relief, officials in one North Texas county said “no” to taking the taxpayer money until they find out what “strings” are attached....
North Texas County Now a Pro-Life Sanctuary

North Texas County Now a Pro-Life Sanctuary

Pro-life North Texans have declared the state’s first sanctuary county for the unborn. Ellis County commissioners voted unanimously last week to adopt a resolution urging citizens to “promote and defend the unalienable right to life and the inherent dignity of...
Ellis County Becomes Second Amendment Sanctuary

Ellis County Becomes Second Amendment Sanctuary

Add Ellis County to the growing list of Texas counties declaring themselves Second Amendment sanctuaries. On Tuesday, the Ellis County Commissioners Court unanimously voted 4-0 to approve a resolution protecting citizens’ “inalienable and individual right” to keep and...