Dallas Police & Fire Pension Fund Bill Faces First VoteA bill to save the troubled Dallas Police & Fire Pension Fund may pass its first hurdle on Monday. If the bill is approved by a House committee in Austin, it would then move to the full House for a vote.
Lawmaker, Mayor Disagree On Solutions To Dallas Police-Fire PensionOn Monday afternoon, retired officers and firefighters attended a hearing before the House Pension Committee, the first legislative body that will consider a bill aimed at getting the fund back on its financial feet.
Lawmaker To Audit Travel SpendingRep. Dan Flynn, a Republican serving House District 2 which includes Hunt, Rains and Van Zandt Counties, says he will audit his own spending habits after being questioned about his travel expenses.
State Rep Wants 10 Commandments In SchoolsState Representative Dan Flynn of Canton wants the Ten Commandments to be displayed in Texas's public schools. He's filed a bill giving schools the option to put the commandments in the classrooms and common areas.