All statements involving Lee Leffingwell
Austin is "a city that has basically doubled in size every 25 years or so since it was founded."
Says nearly 1 million people are "coming to town" in the next 20 years.
Says 90 percent of Americans and 74 percent of National Rifle Association members support background checks of gun purchasers.
Says Austin trains are "full" at rush hour and "packed" for special events.
Says Austin’s treated wastewater, put into the Colorado River, is of higher quality than water the city takes from the lake for public use.
Says Austin voters can approve seven bond propositions "without raising taxes."
Says Lee Leffingwell "raised property taxes 20 percent in three years."
Says Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell voted for a toll lane on MoPac.
Says "Austin has the lowest property tax rate by far of the five major cities in Texas."
In "the past 10 years, our (Austin) water rates have increased by 100 percent and we now have the highest water cost of the top 10 cities in Texas."
"Invested $90 million in traffic fixes without raising taxes."
Says four-year terms for City Council members are "the norm in most cities of our size."
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