From The Newsroom: Scenes From A Protest, Mayors Talk City Government Power | KERA News

From The Newsroom: Scenes From A Protest, Mayors Talk City Government Power

Mar 12, 2015

The top local stories this evening from the KERA Newsroom:

Hear reaction to the fraternity scandal at the University of Oklahoma from protestors and residents in a northwest Dallas neighborhood.

And Texas cities have banned everything from plastic bags, to fracking to texting while driving. And that has some state lawmakers wondering if local governments are overstepping their bounds.

See video of Evan Smith of The Texas Tribune talking with Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings about governing a city without running afoul of the state.

You can listen to the top local news stories weekdays at 6:20 p.m. and 8:20 a.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.