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Runoffs Begin in State Legislature Races

Runoffs Begin in State Legislature Races

Of the 150 seats in the Texas House of Representatives, 16 are headed back to the voters on May 24 for runoff elections, after none of the candidates managed to surpass 50 percent of the vote. Of the 31 seats in the Texas state Senate, one is headed back to the polls...
McKinney Mayor Orders Mask Mandate

McKinney Mayor Orders Mask Mandate

Another North Texas city is imposing new burdens on local businesses already hurting from months of government-mandated coronavirus closures. On Monday, McKinney Mayor George Fuller issued a declaration forcing the city’s business owners to require face masks for all...
McKinney Mayor Backs Off Land Grab

McKinney Mayor Backs Off Land Grab

After weeks of public pushback, a North Texas city’s mayor is backing off plans to forcibly annex surrounding county property – a big win for local landowners and for property rights. McKinney Mayor George Fuller posted on Facebook Friday afternoon that he will no...
McKinney Mayor Backs Off Land Grab

Regarding the McKinney Annexation Matter

My family and I moved to McKinney back in January from California, where I served in law enforcement for 21 years. I watched local jurisdictions annex land from “county” into “city” largely for financial gain. But what I witnessed in doing so...