Special Session of Commissioners Court re: Audit Scheduled, Then Canceled

A special session of Bowie County Commissioners Court was scheduled for last Friday, February 28, regarding the annual audit. The day after it was scheduled, two commissioners remembered they had to be out of town, and the Court was canceled due to a lack of quorum.

Commissioners’ Budget ‘Disastrous,’ Caught With Hand in ‘Cookie Jar’

The commissioners got caught with their hand in the proverbial cookie jar. They slipped the expired tax levy for the debt service side of last year’s budget into the operations side this year. That is exactly the kind of covert behavior that the Truth in Taxation laws are designed to expose to the public.