DPS Urges Texans to Beware of Dangerous Flooding

FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION PRESS RELEASE October 31, 2013 AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging all Texans, including parents and trick-or-treaters tonight, to be prepared for continued rising water and flooding of creeks, rivers, storm drains and low-lying areas across Texas. “As a result of the severe storm system that swept […]

Press Release: Cornyn, Johnson Introduce A National Tax Transparency Act Following the Texas Model (Sen. John Cornyn)

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Cornyn and U.S. Representative Sam Johnson (TX-03) introduced the Tax Transparency Act of 2013 (S.1620, H.R.3417) in the Senate and House of Representatives. The bill is modeled after a legislative rule in the Texas House of Representatives authored by State Representative Van Taylor (District 66 – Collin County), which requires revenue […]