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Cortney Niland Lied to News Media About CAD

Last week it was revealed by various news sources that Cortney Niland had missed numerous Central Appraisal District meetings. On September 22, 2014, I published “Niland and the Central Appraisal District”. In it, I...

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Storm water Fees and Flooding

As many of you recover from the latest water event in El Paso, I thought I would bring you up to speed on the infamous storm water fee the city implemented in 2007. City...

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Niland and the Central Appraisal District

Every year when the appraisal district sends out appraisal notices to the homeowners of El Paso, many complain about the raising taxes. The Central Appraisal District is usually the entity that is blamed for...

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Immigrants and Welfare Services

One of the problems about holding an honest debate about immigration reform in the United States is the myriad of misconceptions about what immigrants take from US society. Usually the debate is hijacked by...

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The Politics of a Waterpark for the Northeast

On July 1, 2014, the City of El Paso issued a “Request for Proposals” (2014-475R) requesting proposals for a “Northeast Water/Aquatic Adventure Park” at Cohen Stadium. Although this was the first time a proposal...