Idea Proposed To Lure Amazon's HQ2 Being Pursued By Dallas County Community College District To Develop Workforce PipelineOn Saturday, voters approved a $1.1 billion bond package for DCCCD that will not include money for the programs to create a high tech workforce but also a new El Centro College campus in downtown Dallas.
Texas Comptroller Optimistic Next Budget Cycle 'Healthier' Than In The PastAfter Amazon announced it won't build its new headquarters in Dallas, there are renewed calls for Texas to spend more money on education with the goal of creating a larger, home-grown high-tech workforce.
Why Dallas Fell Short On Its Quest To Win Amazon's HQ2Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings expressed disappointment over Amazon's decision not to come to Dallas and instead locate its new corporate headquarters to New York's Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia.
National Gay Rights Group Says Amazon Should Avoid DFW For Next HeadquartersThose connected to Dallas' business and gay community say Dallas is not anti-gay.
Dallas Area Leaders Pumped To Be An Amazon Headquarters FinalistBusiness and city leaders all over North Texas say they're excited the DFW area made the list of 20 finalist cities now vying for Amazon's HQ2.
Dallas, Austin Still On Amazon's List For New HeadquartersAmazon has narrowed it's list of cities for its second headquarters to 20, including Dallas and Austin.