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West Texas Lawmaker Introduces Legislation To Repeal The Robinhood Plan

By Mitch Borden Take from the rich and give to the poor. That’s the idea behind “recapture” — the state’s education funding strategy that’s more commonly known as the “Robin Hood” plan. The plan redistributes a portion of property tax … Continue reading

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Culberson County Groundwater Conservation District Proposes Expanded Boundary

By Sally Beauvais Oil and gas development is leading to an increase in groundwater usage across West Texas. And in northeast Culberson County, over 2,000 square miles of rural land lie outside of the region’s groundwater conservation district. That’s why … Continue reading

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