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By Advocacy Update Published December 12, 2019
WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) joined with Congressman Michael Burgess (TX-26) to recognize the Frisco Chamber of Commerce on receiving a five-star accreditation...
By Advocacy Update Published December 05, 2019
  The District 7 Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Career Development Conference will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at the Irving Convention Center. Frisco ISD DECA...
By Advocacy Update Published November 07, 2019
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is on the verge of scoring a number of significant victories in the ongoing push for congressional approval of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) as an...
By Advocacy Update Published November 06, 2019
All but one of the Texas state constitutional amendments won voter approval in the November 5, 2019, election. Only Proposition No. 1, which would allow a person to hold more than one office as a...
By Advocacy Update Published September 18, 2019
Four things you need to know from the Frisco City Council Meeting: The city’s sales tax collections in the month of July were up 9% from the previous month. By a vote of 6-0, Council approved...
By Advocacy Update Published September 12, 2019
On November 5, 2019, voters will go to the polls to determine whether ten ballot initiatives will be added to the Texas Constitution. The language being voted on was approved by Texas lawmakers...
By Advocacy Update Published September 11, 2019
When the Legislature is not in session, the committees will still meet periodically to receive updates on legislation that has been passed, go over issues facing the state, and begin planning out...
By Advocacy Update Published September 05, 2019
On September 1, 2019, many of the more than 800 new laws passed by the Texas Legislature took effect. Here are a few of the ones that impact the Frisco business community: One change that is coming...
By Advocacy Update Published September 04, 2019
For Immediate Release                                                 Contact: Holli Davies North Texas Commission...
By Advocacy Update Published September 04, 2019
Four Things You Need to Know: Preparations are happening now for several projects associated with the PGA Headquarters and Fields development. In September, construction will begin on Legacy Drive...