Tribpedia: Texas Municipal League

The Texas Municipal League, founded in 1914, provides services to cities and advocates for their needs before the Legislature and U.S. Congress.

More than 1,100 of the 1,215 incorporated Texas cities are members of the TML.

TML has 35 employees and five internal departments, including member services, legislative services, legal services, program development and administrative services.

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Budget Cuts Trickle Down to Local Governments

One lawmaker has proposed a constitutional amendment blocking lawmakers from passing so-called unfunded mandates on to local governments. But as Ben Philpott of KUT News and the Tribune reports, cities and counties worry the costs will come anyway.