The City of El Paso is implementing a plan that some rich guys came up with behind closed doors in
I’m hard on our city’s leaders. They say they want Economic Development, but they don’t really have any qualifications for
From KVIA’s story about the City’s mounting debt: “The city is being very responsible with the way we’re issuing debt,”
Is city government representing you? Or is it working for the fat cats who have a financial interest in all
The difference between government and a junkie is that a junkie might quit. Once taxes go up, they are never
No, not for some made up cost-of-living click bait. For taxes! Property tax rates for industrial properties, to be specific.
According to Lincoln Institute’s 50 State Property Tax Comparison, El Paso has the second highest homestead property tax rate among
Remember this story from the March 19 El Paso Inc.? Members of the city’s Ethics Review Commission have been waiting
From this weekend’s El Paso Inc.: We hear the deal is done, and there’s an announcement coming soon. What deal?
Advocates of the Quality of Life bonds completely misrepresented the facts before the 2012 elections. They minimized the impact on
Mayor Dee Margo, who promised during his campaign to “Hold the line on taxes,” thinks you’re not paying enough in
It’s easy. Lobbyists are only people who are paid to lobby. If you’re paid for something else, like, say, being
Tomorrow City Council is appointing a “City of El Paso Ad Hoc Charter Advisory Committee for the purpose of a
From a May 10, 2012, article in the El Paso Times* written by Cindy Ramirez: The city’s November bond issue
Marketers like to talk about a product’s Unique Selling Proposition; that is, the things that differentiate a product from other
Tuesday City Council voted to give up to $30,000 to local filmmakers for projects produced in El Paso. Of course,
This from KVIA: The El Paso City Council voted to create a local Filmmaker Program. The city will award $30,000
I just heard (on the livestream of the City Council’s regular meeting) that videos of the El Paso City Council
As I mentioned last week, but this time from the El Paso Inc.: The price that El Paso Electric must
Since 1987, the County of El Paso has been getting a quarter of the sales tax collected in the city.