Starting tomorrow, the Texas state government will have the right to punish cities that decrease their police budget in any way

https://www.kut.org/crime-justice/2021-05-28/bill-penalizing-texas-cities-that-cut-funding-for-police-heads-to-governors-desk I guess conservatives are all for “small government” unless it applies to cities controlling their own budgets or the funds they think their police force needs. edit: I’m sure that any corrupt officials in the police department and the people getting kickbacks and contracts will absolutely not take advantage of this /s submitted by […]