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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 10:42pm

As state lawmakers clamber aboard the tax-cut bandwagon, one Republican is raining on the parade that has been so enthusiastically arranged by his party's leaders.  Read More

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 10:41pm

Barring something unforeseen, property and small business owners in Texas should expect lower tax bills next year. Read More

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 10:40pm

Rep. Rene Oliveira, D-Brownsville, filed legislation this week in Austin to help prevent underwater delinquent taxpayers from digging deeper holes by falling victim to predatory property tax lending. Read More

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 10:38pm

This week, we take a look at the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll and a proposal by state Senate leaders to offer tax relief to property owners and businesses. <!-- ngIf: details.credit != null -->(<!-- end ngIf: details.credit != null -->Alana Rocha and Justin Dehn / Texas Tribune<!-- ngIf: details.credit != null -->)<!-- end ngIf: details.credit != null --> Read More

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 11:21pm

New polls from the University of Texas and our partners at the Texas Tribune find that the majority of Texans don’t like how much they’re paying in property taxes and don’t support the open carrying of guns in public. Read More