Judiciary Seeks 2021 Funding, Cites Growing Workload
Two Former Owners of Binary Options Company and 13 Other Individuals Charged In $140 Million Fraud Scheme
Since there are no local elections differentiating the ballots polling locations were condensed. Sign-up time begins for 2020 local elections in September.
U.S. Department of Labor Awards Additional $1 Million in Dislocated Worker Grant Funding for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Recovery
The August 20, 2019 Hemphill City Council meeting was standing room only as citizens addressed what they felt were ongoing issues not taken into account by elected officials.
(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $876.8 million in local sales tax allocations for August, four percent more across the state than in August 2018. These allocations are based on sales …
Stressing the importance of the 2020 Census was the topic, as several representatives spoke with Sabine County Commissioners this morning. One of the issues is getting local people to count local people. "We want to reach out to the library's and senior centers to assist us with some of the …
VA updates the disability rating schedule for infectious diseases, immune disorders and nutritional deficiencies
The next time you hear from me, the 86th Legislative Session will have come to an end. On average only about 1 in 5 bills will make it successfully through a legislative session. At the writing of this column, approximately nine percent of the 7,324 bills, filed in the Senate and House, have…
Emma and Liam Repeat as Social Security’s Top Baby Names for 2018 Jacob and Abigail Fall Out of Top 10
The saying goes that everything is bigger in Texas. SCR 20, which was passed by the Senate Administration committee this week, would make this true for even our knives. It designates the Bowie knife, made famous by Jim Bowie when he carried it during the Battle of the Alamo, as the official …
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Former Congressional Staffer Sentenced to Prison for Extensive Fraud and Election Crimes Scheme
Justice Department Awards More Than $8.3 Million to Support California Victims of the Las Vegas Mass Shooting