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Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 9:55pm

Texas’ Republican leaders have called for multibillion dollar cuts to business and property taxes but so far have remained mum on what mechanisms they’d prefer lawmakers use to get there Read More

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 9:55pm

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick gave a rousing speech to the Texas Association of Business' annual meeting in Austin on Tuesday, making big promises to help business while sowing fear of immigrants in the country illegally. Read More

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 10:03pm

No doubt one of the big winners in Gov. Greg Abbott's State of the State speech delivered Monday will be the small business community, which has backed ending the state's franchise tax. Read More

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 10:34pm

Proposed state legislation that could cut your property taxes is getting some push-back from some mayors in Texas. Nine mayors, including ones from Austin, San Antonio, Dallas and Houston, met in Austin on Monday to tell the state government to back off. Read More