Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Talks Defunding Police, New City Budget And Chief Renee Hall's Announced DepartureMayor Johnson once again criticized the decision by a majority of council members to cut the Dallas Police Department's overtime budget by $7 million for the next fiscal year.
Gov. Greg Abbott 'Looking At' Proposal For State Takeover Of Austin Police DepartmentAustin city leaders have approved a plan to take millions of dollars away from the police department and direct the money to social services.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Pushes To Freeze Property Tax In Cities That Defund Police; 'Law Enforcement Is Not A Tool Of Political Agendas'Tuesday afternoon Governor Gregg Abbott announced that any city that defunds police departments will have its property tax revenue frozen at the current rate.
Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11.