John Leedom

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    Pay Raises for County Commissioners? About Damn Time.

    Guilty little secret time. I'm glad the Dallas County Commissioners voted themselves a 4 percent pay raise Tuesday. I would appreciate it if we could keep this just between us here on Unfair Park, because it's not exactly the best thing for me to be saying out loud in terms of my own personal caree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2007

    Well, Wouldya Lookit Who Wants a Vote on the Trinity River Toll Road

    Of all the campaign literature piling up on our mail table at home, the most surprising piece came in a couple days ago from TrinityVote, the folks who want a referendum next fall to take the proposed toll road out of the river park downtown. It wasn’t the top but the bottom that got me. By now, ... More >>

  • News

    October 19, 2000

    The Resurrection of Sandy Kress

    Or, how a Democrat and reviled former DISD board president found a happy home pushing "educational acoountability" for the GOP

  • News

    February 9, 1995

    Let them cast ballots

    Why can't citizens vote on new arena?