Republicans to skip special meeting of Hidalgo commissioners
Over the weekend, Judge Lina Hidalgo called a special meeting of the Harris County Court of Commissioners to be convened Monday afternoon in a stated effort to resolve an ongoing dispute over the annual budget proposed by the Court of Commissioners. commissioners under democratic control, which triggered a series of defections. conservative members of the body and public opposition protests by Harris County law enforcement.
“As part of our efforts to pass a budget that provides for public safety and other essential services, I have called a special meeting for Monday. I hope all of my colleagues will show up so we can make this happen!” Hidalgo tweeted on Saturday.