Lock up the parents for a kids misbehavior? Is this good policy?
Few Americans are aware of major potential risks to their lives posed by natural forces like tornadoes, hurricanes, asteroids, and volcanoes.
Commissioner Magness will be addressing a wide range of topics pertinent to County business and he welcomes your questions about “that Masonic-looking building” (our new courthouse), the County Library, two Justices of the Peace added this election cycle, taxes present and future.
What's wrong with a little celebration over the death of Osama bin Laden?
Texas' Rainy Day fund was created to cover unexpected emergency expenses like hurricanes, floods, epidemics and wildfires. Forecasters say we're in for a rough hurricane season. Where will the money come from when hurricanes lash our shores?
Rockwall County Republican Women celebrate November 2 election results and continue working to educate and empower conservative voters.
Interestingly, in many ways, today's Tea Parties parallel those of long ago. But rather than protesting a tax on tea, today they are protesting dozens of taxes represented by what they call the Porkulus/Generational Theft Act of 2009 (officially called the "American Economic Recovery and Reinvestment Act").
There is no “immigration problem”, per se. Our immigration process, including the laws and staffing, is adequate to process all aliens who lawfully enter this country. If we are to resolve problems in the underbelly of our society, we must choose to divide issues and deal with them logically, separately and quickly.
House Republicans' moratorium seemed to catch Democrats off guard. Some predicted that the ban wouldn't pass and others said they are comfortable with the record they've built in bringing transparency to the earmark process.
Runaway spending and an apparent disregard of the changing economic reality will position our County taxpayers for a dramatic property tax increases. Precinct 2 Commissioner Lorie Grinnan is apparently the only champion for fiscal responsibility on the Court.