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Texas ranks 45th highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

Texas finished in a tie for 45th in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

Texas ranks 3rd for rental car tax rates, study finds

Texas finished in a tie for third in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in Texas ranks 26th highest among the 50 states, study finds

Texas finished in a tie for 26th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Texarkana ranks the most dangerous of Texas cities, study finds

Texarkana was ranked the most dangerous city in Texas in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

Texas ranks 21st best for police officers, study finds

Texas was ranked 21st in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Congressman John Ratcliffe quiet on USMCA

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congresswoman Lizzie Pannill Fletcher quiet on USMCA

Rep. Lizzie Pannill Fletcher (D-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Vincente Gonzalez quiet on USMCA

Rep. Vincente Gonzalez (D-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Louie Gohmert quiet on USMCA

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Bill Flores quiet on USMCA

Rep. Bill Flores (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Michael Conaway quiet on USMCA

Rep. Michael Conaway (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Michael Cloud quiet on USMCA

Rep. Michael Cloud (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Michael Burgess quiet on USMCA

Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Brian Babin quiet on USMCA

Rep. Brian Babin (R-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Colin Allred quiet on USMCA

Rep. Colin Allred (D-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Congressman Filemon Vela Jr. quiet on USMCA

Rep. Filemon Vela Jr. (D-Texas) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

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