County commissioners endorse unfunded mandates reso

Precinct #2 Orange County Commissioner Barry Burton, from Mauriceville, (second from left) recently attended County Commissioners School in Austin where he learned the hard truth about unfunded mandates from the state’s legislature.

By George Garza

By George Garza
Every two years those men and women elected to serve in the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate gather in Austin for about five months to carry one their legislativebranch of government duties. They go to Austin, some with theirown agendas and others just looking to make life better for Texans by enacting legislation that often changes our lives.


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