National Politic News
AUSTIN, Texas (by Andrew Zhang, The Texas Tribune) — Six hundred and sixty-six new Texas laws will go into effect this Wednesday. Debated, passed and signed during the 87th Texas Legislature, these laws include changes to public safety, health care and K-12 education.
KEMP, Texas — The Kemp ISD board unanimously accepted the resignation of one of their own trustees Monday night and tabled action to appoint her replacement.
Kaufman County, Texas — Kaufman County Commissioners unanimously passed a resolution this week supporting local control relating to the COVID-19 pandemic safety measures and will continue to encourage all residents to get vaccinated.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Kaufman county’s unprecedented growth has now been confirmed by census data released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
FORNEY, Texas — Newly appointed Council member Cecil Chambers took his oath of office and was sworn in before the regularly-scheduled meeting of the Forney City Council on Tuesday night.
FORNEY, Texas — In a 5-1 vote during a special-called meeting on Monday night, the Forney City Council appointed Cecil Chambers to vacated Place 2 on the council.
FORNEY, Texas — Former Forney Mayor Pro-Tem Shaun Myers had instructed city resources and the Forney Police Department to criminally investigate a purported source of an inForney.com investigative report which found the City of Forney had potentially violated provisions of the CARES Act and …
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council took action Tuesday night to remove a sitting Planning and Zoning Commissioner who had stated conflicts of interest with her employer, a local developer consultant and newspaper owner.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council named five finalist to undergo further interviews for potential appointment to the vacated Forney City Council Place 2 position.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council has approved a budget amendment to begin the immediate process of creating a position for and hiring a new Human Resources Director — this in the wake of former Police Chief Mica Lunt's apparent retaliatory firing.
FORNEY, Texas – The City of Forney is now accepting applications for the appointment to the city council to replace vacated place 2 councilman Shaun Myers who resigned last week.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council has elected Place 1 Councilmember James Traylor to serve as the new mayor pro-tem for a one-year term, in accordance with the city's charter.
FORNEY, Texas — A slate of public safety-backed candidates swept the Forney City Council elections in landslide victories and, on the school ballot, incumbent Barbara Jo Green and newcomer Hanna Doan-Bateman won their respective races.
KAUFMAN COUNTY — UNOFFICIAL Results from the May 1, 2021, Election will begin to appear on this page as they become available from Kaufman County election officials. Please refresh your page to see the latest.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — With only two days left in early voting, less than two thousand voters have cast ballots countywide in person according to Kaufman County elections officials.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Early voting gets underway tomorrow in local municipal and school board elections across Kaufman county.
TERRELL, Texas — Two candidates are vying for Place 3 on the Terrell Independent School District's Board of Trustees, Pat Martin and Tonya Derrick.
FORNEY, Texas — Candidates for Forney City Council and Mayor participated in a video recorded “Meet the Candidates” last month hosted by inForney.com and Spotlight Forney that is being released today.
FORNEY, Texas — Six candidates have filed for a place on the May 1, 2021, ballot seeking two seats on the Forney Independent School District's Board of Trustees.
FORNEY, Texas — With the filing period closing on Friday, three of four Forney City Council seats have drawn contenders — one seat remained unopposed.
FORNEY, Texas — Yesterday, Representative Keith Bell (R-Forney) filed House Bill 1264, an "election integrity" bill which would require timelier filing of death certificates to remove deceased individuals from the voter rolls.
FORNEY, Texas — Members of the Forney city council still haven’t publicly explained or answered questions about the city manager’s $1.4 million CARES Act spend plan, as the filing period to run for council began last week.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — To say the year 2020 has been "challenging" is like saying traffic in Forney is "moderate." From the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, to protesting, to the Presidential election, this year has been a lot.
AUSTIN, Texas — A bipartisan effort of 68 members of the Texas House of Representatives called on the state earlier this week to take steps toward canceling annual standardized tests in the spring of 2021, citing the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic.
FORNEY, Texas — Congressman Lance Gooden (R-TX) today announced a lawsuit against the Dallas County Elections Department for "repeated violations of ballot counting procedures," and continually blocking Republican poll watchers from the mail-in ballot counting process — violations of the Tex…
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City council accepted a federal COVID-19 hazard pay grant for police and firefighters and accepted a budget amendment to provide hazard pay for all other city employees during their Tuesday night meeting.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Historic numbers of Kaufman County voters turned out during the November 3 election and overwhelming voted to keep President Donald Trump, Senator John Cornyn and Congressman Lance Gooden working in Washington.
CRANDALL, Texas — Crandall voters rejected a proposed home rule charter, elected a new council member, and said yes to two alcohol sales propositions during the November 3, 2020, election.
KAUFMAN COUNTY — UNOFFICIAL Results will begin to appear on this page as they become available from Kaufman County election officials. Please refresh your page to see the latest.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Kaufman County continues to see record early voting numbers, according to election data from Kaufman County and the Texas Secretary of State.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — I have reason to believe left-wing U.S. environmental groups may have received covert financing from the Chinese government. In a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, I asked him to investigate potential funding streams from th…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — During their final public meeting on Wednesday night, the Kaufman County Citizens' Monument Commission reviewed 554 surveys and weighed public comment they say "overwhelmingly" supports leaving the Confederate monument in its current location at the front of the Kaufm…
FORNEY, Texas — Following a request by Congressman Lance Gooden, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has referred an investigation into alleged foreign interference of the Presidential election by "green" groups to the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Gooden campaign and EPA confirmed today.
KAUFMAN, Texas — Early voting numbers in Kaufman County are up 33% in the first week of early voting compared to four years ago according to election officials.
FORNEY, Texas — Less than a month ago, the Forney City Council took its first official look at a newly proposed development on a tract of land designated within the Chestnut Meadows Planned Development along Farm-to-Market (FM) 548. And, in record time, the council approved a zoning change a…
FORNEY, Texas — The City of Forney will save just over $1 million in future debt service payments with acceptance of an ordinance to allow for the refinancing of over $7 million in bonds.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — 3,017 Kaufman County voters cast ballots on the first day of early voting this year, according to numbers released by the Kaufman County election officials.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council is seeking 21 charter amendments on the November 3 ballot and, in seeking the amendments, voted to deny presenting an option for term limits on elected officials and would seek to double the signatures required for recall elections or referendums.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The voter registration deadline is today, October 5, 2020, and early voting is just around the corner.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — In a historic pledge by Kaufman County commissioners this week, public school children county-wide will benefit from an initial $2 million dollars in federal CARES Act dollars that will be further maximized by grant funding thanks to the collaboration and hard work of…
KAUFMAN, TEXAS — Republican runoff voters made history at the polls today, electing the first Black man to ever serve the 422nd District Court bench in Kaufman county.
FORNEY, TEXAS (Texas Tribune) — Teachers like Jennifer Boyer have become the rope in a political tug of war over reopening Texas schools.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, TEXAS — The reopening of businesses by the Governor might have helped to surge local sales tax allocations in Kaufman county according to the Texas comptroller this week, while state-wide revenues remain down.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council has called a special emergency meeting for Wednesday to discuss and consider action related to COVID-19 and upcoming city-sponsored and other 100-plus person events.