Category: Texas Legislature

07

May2021
Chapter 313 economic development agreements attract jobs and investment to Texas, make money for the state and grow school districts’ tax bases. Read more.

29

Apr2021
State leaders announce partial release of federal funds. Read more.

22

Apr2021
The Texas Legislature is working on a budget that spends around $250 billion. But it doesn't include billions in federal COVID-19 relief money or account for big changes that could rock the state's Medicaid programs. Read more.

20

Apr2021
As Gov. Greg Abbott and other state leaders continue to delay the arrival of billions in education stimulus funding for Texas schools, Texas Democrats in Congress asked the Department of Education to pressure the state to send federal funds to schools as quickly as possible. Read more.... Read More

13

Mar2021
Texas lawmakers expected to be sweating over a very tight budget right now, after strong early signs that the pandemic would stall the economy. But an improved economy and a huge infusion of federal aid is erasing those fears. Read more.

16

Jan2021
A school finance bill in 2019 boosted funding for districts, but the pandemic has since added layers of financial uncertainty. Read more.

12

Jan2021
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar released the Biennial Revenue Estimate (BRE) today, showing the state is projected to have $112.5 billion in revenue available for general-purpose spending during the 2022-23 biennium. Read more.

10

Jan2021
n considering whether to expand the demand for care, Texas policymakers may wish to consider how to expand the supply of care. This can mean increasing the number of doctors, nurses, hospital beds, pills, lab tests and machines; or, it can mean finding ways to use current resources ... Read More

12

Dec2020
Chapter 313 is up for reauthorization in the upcoming state legislative session. The Partnership, along with businesses, chambers of commerce and economic development organizations across the state are working diligently with our elected officials to ensure that the program continues. Read more.

25

Nov2020
That’s why economic development strategies tops the list of priorities in support of high paying jobs in high-poverty areas and support for retraining displaced workers using a combination of community colleges, workforce boards and private employers. Read more.

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