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TML Distorts Reform to Defend Its Power

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TML Distorts Reform to Defend Its Power

By mislabeling restrictions on government lobbying as a “gag order,” the Texas Municipal League is desperately trying to defend its gig as the anti-taxpayer lobbyists in Austin.  Their opposition is specifically targeted at Rep. Matt Shaheen’s (R-Plano) HB 1257, which...

Metroplex Mayors: Local Hypocrites When Convenient

Metroplex Mayors: Local Hypocrites When Convenient

In a stunning display of unprincipled hypocrisy during a recent interview, Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings doubled down against pro-taxpayer reforms using worn out “local control” rhetoric. Conveniently, they abandoned such rhetoric for...