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Citizen Activists: Make Local Elections Partisan

Citizen Activists: Make Local Elections Partisan

Should local elections in Texas be openly partisan? Yes, say conservative political activists who support legislation to make it happen. A bill filed this week by State Rep. Scott Sanford (R–McKinney) would require candidates for city office to declare a party...
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....