Texas Senate OKs Plan To Slow Local Property Tax Increases The 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.
OPEC Cuts Will Have A Muted Effect On ConsumersOPEC's decision to cut production gave an immediate boost to oil prices, but the impact on consumers and the U.S. economy is likely to be more modest and gradual.
Analyst: Gas Prices Dip To US Average Of $2.20 Per GallonThe average price of regular grade gasoline has fallen nationally to $2.20 per gallon, a drop of 6 cents over the past two weeks.
Falling Oil Prices Leads ConocoPhillips To Cut SpendingConocoPhillips said it plans to slash spending on projects by 25 percent next year as the energy company and its rivals deal with plunging oil prices.
Gas Prices Drop To Cheapest National Average In Nearly 7 YearsBarring any unforeseen shifts in market fundamentals, averages are likely to continue to decline leading into 2016.
Falling Oil Prices Have Universities Concerned About Donations Coming InIt's easy to see what oil money means to the University of Texas.
Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend FactsLet's check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.
Pickens: "We'll Get 67 Votes" To Override Keystone VetoThe U.S. Senate will likely vote next week on the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, setting up a potential showdown between Republicans and President Barack Obama.
Texas Comptroller: Plunging Oil Prices 'Dampened' Budget OutlookThe first legislative session under Republican Gov.-elect Greg Abbott will begin with lawmakers having a so-called budget surplus of $7.5 billion.
Texas Outpaced Nation In Job GrowthWest Texas oil country led the nation in job growth last month with the largest year-over-year percentage gains in employment even as oil prices tumbled.
DFW Gas Prices Falling In Time For The HolidaysAs holiday shoppers look for deals the best one could be found at the gas station.
Fleeting Paychecks Aren't Imaginary, Consumer Pricing On The RiseGone before you get to enjoy it -- it’s not your imagination! Paychecks are disappearing faster these days. For the fourth month in a row the Department of Labor reports an increase in the Consumer Price index for Dallas-Fort Worth.