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VisitDallas CEO borrowed $225,000 from the nonprofit, Forest HIll Mayor, council...

A lot of folks might wonder why a guy who gets an almost $28,000 paycheck every two weeks would need a $35,000 loan. But...

Commissioners approve courthouse borrowing bigger than the one voters turned down...

Having failed three years ago to get voter approval for a new family and civil courts building downtown, the Travis County Commissioners Court this...
Fort Worth

Mayor and council member in Fort Worth suburb resign over questions...

Two city leaders in the Fort Worth suburb of Forest Hill resigned Wednesday after an audit committee flagged expenses of $545 each for tickets...
VisitDallas

VisitDallas CEO borrowed $225,000 from the nonprofit

Updated  Jan. 17, 2:22 p.m. A VisitDallas spokesman said that the nonprofit’s CEO, Phillip Jones, has repaid the $225,000 in loans that he took from...
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Legislator out of jail in time for new session, ‘democracy dollars’...

Special prosecutor Brian Wice, comparing the injustice done to him and his legal team to the Japanese-Americans interned in concentration camps during World War...
Hidalgo

Hidalgo chief’s firing continues string of legal problems for law enforcement...

Three months after suspending him during an internal investigation of inappropriate workplace conduct and 11 days after his arrest on a domestic violence charge,...

Farenthold resigns as port authority lobbyist, amid questions about the legality...

Former Texas congressman Blake Farenthold has resigned his $160,000-a-year job lobbying for the Calhoun Port Authority, a month after a local newspaper asked an...
Judge

South Texas town pushes to keep public official’s salary private

In a new twist on a controversial public information ruling by the state Supreme Court, the South Texas town of Pharr is seeking to...
Voucher

Seattle “democracy dollars” case that could influence Austin goes to state...

A recent state of Washington Supreme Court decision could have a significant impact on the Austin City Council’s interest in a controversial Seattle campaign...