Dallas

Beto O’Rourke to Skip Debate

Beto O’Rourke to Skip Debate

Beto O’Rourke, the liberal Democrat congressman running against US Sen. Ted Cruz, will not participate in a debate scheduled for this Friday in Dallas. After Cruz challenged O’Rourke to a set of five debates scheduled in different cities across Texas with varying...
Candidates File for Caraway’s Council Seat

Candidates File for Caraway’s Council Seat

Dallas City Council called a special election for November 6 to fill the District 4 seat vacated by disgraced former Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway. Potential candidates don’t have long to jump into the race. The deadline to file for a place on the ballot is 6:00 p.m....
Sick Leave Laws Are Not Your Friend

Sick Leave Laws Are Not Your Friend

Mandatory sick leave laws are trying to gain a foothold in Texas. Here’s why all Texans should oppose them. In February, the City of Austin passed an ordinance requiring all businesses to provide paid sick leave for their employees. Since then, other cities across...
Dallas Anti-Business Petition Fails

Dallas Anti-Business Petition Fails

In February, the City of Austin passed an ordinance that would mandate private employers provide at least 64 hours, or eight days, of paid sick leave every year. This ordinance, authored by communist City Councilman Greg Casar, was decried by business owners and...