Fight Brewing in Dallas Over Convention Center Hotel

A battle is brewing between Dallas city officials and a taxpayer watchdog group over construction of a $550 million Omni hotel adjacent to the Dallas Convention Center. Ultimately, voters will decide its fate.

Proposition 1 on the May 9 ballot asks voters to prohibit the city from building the publicly funded convention center hotel. A group called Citizens Against the Taxpayer-Owned Hotel, which formed around this issue las

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