Before Passing Mask Ordinance Dallas County Commissioners Say: 'Our Leadership Comes With Guys With Guns'Fireworks at a Dallas County Commissioners Court emergency meeting to consider a county-wide face covering policy.
Commissioners Make Changes To Dallas County Face Covering Mandate During Emergency MeetingDallas County Commissioners called an emergency meeting Friday morning to discuss/debate a new order requiring people to wear facial coverings or masks when out in most public areas.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Tells Government 'We’ll Pay For It' Just Get Us More COVID-19 TestsDallas County wants to significantly ramp up public testing, as it looks at long-term strategies to contain the novel coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Dallas County: 10 More Deaths Reported, Judge Says Evidence Showing Curve Is Flattening Due To Stay-At-Home OrderDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins practiced social distancing and participated in a video interview concerning the COVID-19 crisis with the Texas Tribune.
Dallas County Commissioners Temporarily Scale Back Some Of Judge Clay Jenkins’ Emergency PowersDespite some of his initial concerns, Judge Jenkins said he voted with the four Commissioners to limit some of his authority because it still allowed to him to keep people safe.
Concern... But 'No Coronavirus In Dallas County Jail!'"It's not a time to panic," shared Dr. Huang at a Dallas County Commissioner's Court briefing today; "but, it is a time to be preparing."
Lt. Governor Blasts Dallas County Resolution Welcoming Undocumented ImmigrantsIn an interview via Skype, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick said, "What is it that they don't get about following the law and the will of the people who do not want sanctuary cities in our country and most importantly in our state."
Dallas Co. Approves Resolution Welcoming Documented & Undocumented ImmigrantsDallas County Commissioners adopted a resolution in support of immigrants and refugees.
New Details In Confrontation Between County Commissioner CandidatesToday there were apologies from both John Wiley Price and Dwaine Caraway after the North Texas politicians got into a heated argument and near-fight during a radio interview on Monday. The incident was caught on video.
Dwaine Caraway Announces Bid For Dallas County CommissionerToday former city councilman Dwaine Caraway announced his bid for the Dallas County Commissioner, challenging longtime Commissioner John Wiley Price.
Dallas County Working To Control Mosquito PopulationDCHHS purchased more than 10,000 mosquito dunks and issued the supply to cities throughout Dallas County.
Imam Cancels Prayer At Fort Worth Stock Show & RodeoThe prayers that open events at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo are not specific to any religion and are read by people of various faiths. But the role of an Islamic leader in this year's events sparked outrage on social media.
Commissioners Decide Against Emergency Disaster DeclarationInstead of declaring an emergency disaster Dallas leaders took no action and will rely on individuals potentially exposed to Ebola to adhere to self-monitoring guidelines and avoid public transportation.
Cantrell: “Ashamed” Of Commissioner’s For Not Voting Price OutAn effort to temporarily suspend embattled Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, with pay, failed on Tuesday. Price sat expressionless as Mike Cantrell's motion failed.
Price Among Topics At Commissioners Court MeetingAs the Dallas County Commissioners Court convened for the first time since Commissioner John Wiley Price and three others were arrested and charged in a federal corruption probe, it was business as usual.