Local reporting on new local property tax rates is mostly misleading or obscure

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Abilene-area news for 8/1/2018

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Abilene-area news for 7/31/2018

Mayor Williams reveals "number one goal" for … [Read more...]

Officeholder and media spin doesn’t lower your local property taxes

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Abilene-area news for 7/30/2018

Abilene budget media coverage an example of the … [Read more...]

Abilene budget media coverage an example of the annual fraud on Texans

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Abilene-area news for 7/27/2018

Abilene council denies controversial rezoning, … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/26/2018

HSU students travel to Norway to learn about the … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/25/2018

Abilene City Council looks at more revenue for … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/24/2018

13 new officers graduate Friday, join the Abilene … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/23/2018

Abilene unemployment rate 3.7% in June Taylor … [Read more...]

Taylor County: $2 million for wants ahead of needs is bad policy

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Abilene-area news for 7/19/2018

City asks for less money from county for FY 2019 … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/18/2018

Price tag for new voting machines is $2 million - … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/17/2018

Taylor County departments request $9 million more … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/16/2018

CPS cases, personnel among county budget … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/13/2018

Trent ISD opening up enrollment to Abilene and … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/12/2018

Abilene council approves contract for new police … [Read more...]

If you want local growth, work to lower local property taxes

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Abilene-area news for 7//11/2018

Abilene sales tax collection up 10.1% in July … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/10/2018

Abilene ISD board asked to consider new bond - a … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/9/2018

Council to vote on contract for Kmart renovation … [Read more...]

We need a conservative and principled leader as Texas House speaker

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Abilene-area news for 7/6/2018

Abilene City budget proposed to grow 6 percent - … [Read more...]

Abilene-area news for 7/5/2018

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