Usually in a contested election about taxes, you would expect to have vocal opposition and proponents on the issue. And, for the most part, there’s a lot of chatter for and against when it comes to the La Marque school district’s tax ratification election.
Most of the proponents we’ve heard from are employees of the school district or members of the school board. Rev. James Daniels and Rev. D.N. Benford recently came out in support of the TRE’s passage, but they were also once ardent opponents.