Senate OKs Bill Seeking To Slow Property Tax IncreasesThe Texas Senate has approved a plan designed to slow the increase of local property taxes as Republicans scramble to deliver on fiscally conservative promises despite a state budget crunch.
Dallas Mayor Rawlings Supports Plans For New Subway LineRawlings is planning for the future, even as some city council members said the past could bankrupt Dallas. They’re concerned about a 20-year-old lawsuit involving police and firefighter pay that’s heading for court soon.
Anadarko Petroleum Reports 1Q LossAnadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) on Monday reported a loss of $3.27 billion in its first quarter.
Toyota's Move To Plano: $7 Billion ImpactLong before Toyota opens it new North American headquarters in Plano, the company will have a significant impact on the city's bottom line.
The Department of Defense Awards Lockheed Martin $3.4 Billion ContractThe Department of Defense has awarded a $3.4 billion contract to Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to build fighter planes for the U.S. military and also foreign services.
Irving-Based Blackberry Agrees To Sell Irving-based smart phone company Blackberry has agreed to sell.
Road Debate Will Start Third Special SessionGov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes.