Property tax appraisals are out and they are up. Some state leaders are calling for property tax rates to be frozen at last year’s level. Will the state step in? In addition, we look at a spike of coronavirus cases in Amarillo and the voting-by-mail battle still underway in Texas.
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Lawmakers Divided Over Biden’s Plan to Withdraw All Troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11
The decision will keep more than 3,000 American troops in Afghanistan beyond the May 1 deadline that was announced under the Trump administration.
The GOP-Big Business Divorce Goes Deeper Than You Think
It’s not just about voting rights; it’s that businesses and the Republican Party increasingly care about incompatible things, says Jeffrey Sonnenfeld.
Is Corcoran FSU-bound? — Gaetz targets CNN with ad buy — Florida House passes transgender athletes ban — A deal on police reforms?
Between Tuesday and Wednesday, the number of Florida coronavirus cases increased by 6,772 (0.3 percent), to 2,141,686; active hospitalizations increased by 1, to 3,258; deaths of Florida residents ...
Biden Says It Is ‘Time for America’s Troops to Come Home’ From Afghanistan
NATO allies are looking to follow the president’s lead. The Biden administration is set to announce on Thursday a string of long-awaited measures against Russia.
Voters would have to approve police budget cuts under bill approved by Texas Senate
Despite loud opposition from Democrats who said the legislation overstepped local governments, Senate Bill 23 passed with broad bipartisan support.
Fort Worth City Council District 2 candidates
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Does New York state have the highest taxes in the United States?
According to a comprehensive study by the Tax Foundation, New York does have the highest overall tax burden in the United States. • New Yorkers in certain economic situations may fare better than ...
Truck seized over ‘munitions of war,’ 5 forgotten bullets
Gerardo Serrano ticked off the border crossing agents by taking some photos on his phone. So they took his pickup truck and held onto it for more than two years. Only after ...
Here's the latest on altered tax deadlines, unemployment benefits and stimulus payments
When the Internal Revenue Service pushed back tax filing deadline to May 17, it altered several other deadlines as well.
Biden to announce all US adults vaccine-eligible by 19 April – US politics live
Jennifer Jacobs (@JenniferJJacobs) Biden is touring a temporary vaccination site in Alexandria, inside ... Texas congressman said, on a conference call with political leaders and civil rights groups ...
As states expand vaccines, prisoners still lack access
Florida expanded eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines to all residents 16 and older. But across the state, more than 70,000 people still don’t have access to the vaccine. Those men and ...
HARRIS to visit Chicago — KICK-START for Illinois — RAY LaHOOD’s error of omission
Argument over face masks at Park Ridge nail salon leads to confrontation, arrest, police say, by the Pioneer Press’ Jennifer Johnson Former state Sen. Annazette Collins indicted on federal tax charges ...