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The City of Plano Has Approved a Plan to Cut Funding for DART

The City of Plano Has Approved a Plan to Cut Funding for DART

(WBAP/KLIF) – PLANO, TX – On Monday, the Plano City Council supported a quarter cent tax reduction in how much residents pay for DART. DART officials stated that the City of Plano does not have the authority to reduce the tax rate exclusively for Plano, and that any reduction would have devastating effects on those…MORE

Yellen Announces Efforts to Boost the Housing Supply as High Prices Create a Crunch

Yellen Announces Efforts to Boost the Housing Supply as High Prices Create a Crunch

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced new steps to increase access to affordable housing. The Democratic administration announced new federal initiatives as still-high prices on groceries and other necessities and high interest rates have dramatically pushed up the cost of living in the post-coronavirus pandemic years. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen traveled to Minneapolis on…MORE

Supporters of Decriminalizing Marijuana in Dallas Take Their Case to City Hall

Supporters of Decriminalizing Marijuana in Dallas Take Their Case to City Hall

(WBAP/KLIF) – DALLAS, TX – On Monday, Ground Game Texas submitted 50,000 petition signatures to Dallas City Hall in favor of decriminalizing marijuana. Only 20,000 verified signatures are needed to trigger the next step of their campaign to decriminalize low level marijuana offenses of four ounces or less. Ground Game Texas believes that decriminalization would…MORE