Press Releases
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Energy prices will tax Texas budget
Dated: 09/16/2016 Categories: General
Files: Palestineherald_TexasBudgetImpactedbyOilDownturn_9_16_16.pdf (2 MB)  
Texas braces for budget cuts as economy, Medicaid, spending decisions collide
Dated: 09/01/2016 Categories: General
Files: DMN_TexasBracesBudgetCuts_9_1_16.pdf (2 MB)  
Municipal Utility Districts in Texas have sweeping power to sell bonds, levy taxes
Dated: 08/22/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: HoustonChronicle_PowerofMunicipalUtilityDistricts_8_21_16.pdf (387 KB)  
John Kennedy: Protesting your home appraisal is only the first step to lowering property taxes
Dated: 08/12/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: DMN_LoweringYourPropertyTaxes_8_12_16.pdf (77 KB)  
Want a lower property tax bill? Protesting your home’s appraisal is just the first step
Dated: 08/11/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: OpedTruthinTaxationAug2016.pdf (461 KB)  
For Immediate Release: Truth-in-Taxation: Taking the mystery out of homeowner property tax bills
Dated: 08/04/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: PR_TruthinTaxation_8_4_16.pdf (380 KB)  
Comptroller: Texas lags nation in job growth
Dated: 07/26/2016 Categories: General
Files: HoustonChronicle_ComptrollerTxLagsNationinJobGrowth_7_26_16.pdf (1 MB)  
How the hobbled oil industry is clouding the Texas budget forecast
Dated: 07/08/2016 Categories: Fiscal Policy
Files: StatesmanArticle_OilIndustryCloudingTxBudget_7_9_16.pdf (837 KB)  
TTARA School Finance Expert Available for Comment on Today’s Texas Supreme Court Ruling
Dated: 05/13/2016 Categories: School Finance & Education
Files: PRSchoolFinanceRulingResource_6_13_16.pdf (332 KB)  
Legislative leaders take fresh aim at property taxes
Dated: 05/01/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: ExpressNews_FreshAimatPropertyTaxes_5_1_16.pdf (1 MB)