Texas lawmakers are considering new legislation which would tighten access to voting across the state. Voting rights activists and several large corporations and businesses have condemned the proposals.
The company that handles the shots says 31 people under the age of 18 received doses that are only approved for adults. City and county leaders are working to make sure it does not happen again.
The commissioner says he got the shot in hopes that it will also give a shot of confidence for communities of color where studies say nationally over half don't trust government medical care.
Dallas County is trying to reach underserved populations and make it easier for everyone to register for the COVID-19 vaccine.
About $4 million will go toward a call center run by a private company. The rest will go toward education campaigns and a paperless registration system.
Hundreds of people lined up in Oak Cliff Friday to register for an appointment to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Dallas County commissioners will meet Friday to once again develop a plan to vaccinate vulnerable populations for COVID-19 after approving and then rescinding a plan in a span of two days.
In a letter to the county's health director, the state says Dallas County's plan to prioritize residents of certain zip codes would've broken the rules laid out as a state vaccine hub.
After administering 12,000 shots last week, Dallas County has about 6,000 doses remaining for this week.
Out of 120,000 mail-in ballot applications received, only 54,000 ballots have been mailed to voters.
The mayor of Dallas is calling for an audit of the company hired to run free COVID-19 testing sites in Dallas County.
John Wiley Price noted in the resolution that black communities are disproportionately disadvantaged in opportunities for housing, education, business, employment and criminal justice.
Dallas County commissioners voted on Tuesday to extend its disaster declaration until next month.
Dallas County commissioners put on hold a plan to put $ 2 million down to operate the overflow hospital set up in Downtown Dallas. There are questions whether the facility at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center will even be needed.
Dallas County Commissioners on Tuesday made an extraordinary move to limit the emergency powers of the County Judge Clay Jenkins when it comes to the county's stay at home order.
Dallas County inmates will now pay the second lowest fee in the nation to make phone calls from jail.
Dr. Philip Huang addressed commissioners’ court about the issue and pointed out there have been zero coronavirus cases in Dallas County so far compared to multiple flu deaths in Dallas County.
The cost of the upcoming March election is going up in Dallas County – again.
FOX 4 has discovered Dallas County spent millions of dollars on polling equipment that doesn't work securely with its voting machines. Millions more will need to be shelled out to fix the problem by the March primary election.
It may be the beginning of the end for a costly Dallas County project known as TechShare.