The Democratic Party

of Hood County, Texas

The Shell Game

October 30, 2017


Thursday (October 19, 2017), Mike Collier, Democratic candidate for Lietenent Governor, spoke at our monthly meeting about how Texas property tax law is broken. He described how the “equity” provision unduly benefits commercial and industrial property owners. An article (linked below) on the Texas Association of Counties (TAC) website sheds light on a little-known shell game that further burdens residential homeowners with an ever-increasing share of school funding costs.

“Appraisal Woes”