Thunderstorms, some heavy this morning, then periods of rain during the afternoon. High 71F. SE winds shifting to NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Locally heavy rainfall possible..
Cloudy early with some clearing expected late. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 61F. Winds light and variable.
Updated: February 20, 2017 @ 7:52 am
February 20, 2017
Minimum wage is a public policy that is reserved for Austin. Accordingly, CC has not take up any wage issues outside of pay for municipal employees.
"Leaving behind the poorer families that can't afford to move and wealthy families that place their children in private schools."
You are right. Because city council abdicated any leadership on this issue and voted against the message they campaigned on. We m…
Emile:"No one ever said the government alone cannot lift people out of poverty."
Norman Pappous:"The government alone cannot lift people out of poverty."
There. I just said it.
Although I think we would agree on our minimum wage policies (I am…
Charlotte, I think you are one of the glorious flowers of Galveston but a guy has to have standards.... [wink]
Debra, the vast majority of the District 4 neighborhood funds were used for curbs and lighting. Strictly speaking, the neighborhood funds were not supposed to target issues that were a regular beneficiary of general fund expenditures - i.e. streets. The next round of District 4 neighborhood …
GC that is one of the better posts that has ever been placed in these forums.
Ray I have always respected your point of view even if I did not agree with it. You gave no response to the author other than to imply he is not sufficiently informed of the environment he lives in - that was a shot that is unworthy of you.
My cancellation comes after several editorial…