County commission

City Council Candidate Kicked Out Of County Commissioners Court

There were more fireworks at the Dallas County Commissioners Court Tuesday when a public speaker addressing the court was forcibly removed because he went beyond his three-minute time limit.

TXA 21–04/05/2011

Dallas County Commissioners Continue To Debate Budget Deficit

Dallas County Commissioners continued Tuesday to try and find a way to cut a projected $33 million out of next year’s budget to cover a deficit.


A pollster loads paper in a registration machine. (credit: Getty Images/Ben Sklar)

Dallas County Commissioner’s Court Accepts Elections Admin’s Resignation

The Dallas County Elections Commission met for the first time since the late 1980s Friday to decide the fate of the man who has presided over elections in the county for nearly a quarter of a century.


Dallas County Commissioner’s Court Swings To Democrats

Elba Garcia defeated longtime Dallas County Commissioner Ken Mayfield in Tuesday’s election. Mayfield’s seat was pivotal to establish Republican control over the Commissioner’s Court. But with the additions of Democrats Garcia and Clay Jenkins, the politics of the court may change.

CBS 11–11/03/2010