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So Much Debt, So Few Voters

So Much Debt, So Few Voters

History shows that off-year elections have relatively low turnout. So why do elected officials so often opt to hold elections, such as bonds and other tax increases, in those years? A glimpse into Harris County’s most recent election results may reveal an ugly truth...
Harris County’s Houston Problem

Harris County’s Houston Problem

With the legislative session underway, Harris County is looking forward to legislation that will help them recoup much needed funds that are currently being collected by the City of Houston. A favorable bill would require Houston to spend more of the tax revenue...