Records Show Texas City Paid Enrique Iglesias $485,000 To Perform At Holiday ConcertAccording to records that were recently made public due to a new Texas law, the city of McAllen paid singer Enrique Iglesias $485,000 in taxpayer money to perform at a holiday concert in 2015.
Grand Prairie ISD Board Clashes Over 'Heavily-Redacted' Report On SuperintendentThe school board voted to release ten pages of a report, but one board member said it's not nearly enough.
States Differ In Response To Trump Immigration PlansWhat are Texas and other states considering after President Donald Trump signed an order threatening to withhold federal funds from communities that don't cooperate with immigration authorities?
Public Spending For Christmas Lights OK, Texas AG SaysIn a non-binding opinion Monday, the Republican said state law allows commissioners courts to use county funding on holiday lights and decorations in public buildings.
Attorney Claims Responsibility For John Wiley Price Not Being In CourtCommissioner John Wiley Price's attorney says it's his fault his client was a no-show at federal court on Tuesday. So if Mr. Price still wants the judge to have taxpayers pay for part of his defense in his bribery and tax evasion case, he will have to go to court next week.
DISD Board To Hear Arguments For & Against Home RuleOn May 22, for the first time, the Dallas Independent School District will hear arguments for and against a home rule charter. The pros and cons will come from the two main groups who've formed on both sides of the issue.
I-Team Investigation Prompts Mayor To Reimburse AirportFor most of us, a nice night out might cost a $100 or so. But how does $7,000 on dinner sound? The expense referenced took place in South Korea and some of the recipients were DFW Airport Board members and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings.
Moratorium Lifted On Revamped Texas Cancer Agency State leaders are finally lifting a nearly yearlong moratorium on a $3 billion cancer agency in Texas that came unraveled by a criminal investigation and questionable spending.