Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has thrown his support behind Mayor Mike Rawlings' and the City Council's effort to keep the Exxxotica adult expo out of the convention center. Currently under felony indictment and facing an investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission, the state's top lawyer insists in a legal brief filed in U.S. District Court on Thursday that the Dallas owned and operated Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center is not a public forum.
There's a new plan in Dallas to increase the number of teachers with backgrounds in science and math in the Dallas Independent School District. Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings outlined the plan with representatives from Paul Quinn College and the Tom Joyner Foundation.
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Police Chief David Brown can point to the city's decline in crime statistics, but the chief's critics are determined. As my lovely wife is fond of reminding me, just as we punish bad service we should reward good service.