2 months Texas House debates property taxes in marathon discussion Kxan
AUSTIN (Nexstar) — The Texas House is slated to spend Monday debating property taxes in a marathon day at the Capitol.Lawmakers will debate how to spend Texans' state taxes in a debate that could extend into the evening. Representatives pre-filed 180 amendments. Three Democrats filed the most, led by San Antonio's Trey Martinez Fischer with 13, followed by Austin's Eddie Rodriguez with 10, and Brownsville's Alex Dominguez with eight.The House held off on its discussion, which was supposed to take place Thursday, while the Senate faces a standoff to even bring their version of the bill to the floor. Both chambers ... more