Press Releases
 
Title : OR
 
Texas budget squeezed by uncertain economy
Dated: 01/09/2017 Categories: General
Files: HoustonChronicle_BudgetSqueezedbyUncertainEconomy_1_9_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Analysis: Expect some clouds in Monday’s Texas budget forecast
Dated: 01/06/2017 Categories: General
Files: TxTribune_AnalysisExpectSomeCloudsinRevenueProjection_1_6_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
School property taxpayers out of luck
Dated: 01/02/2017 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: ExpressNews_SchoolPropertyTaxpayers_1_2_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Texans could feel the effects of a tight budget
Dated: 01/02/2017 Categories: General
Files: ExpressNews_TexasFacesTightBudgetSessionin2017_1_2_17.pdf (3 MB)  
 
Senator Bettencourt's Press Release and Summary of the Select Committee on Property Tax Reform & Relief's Interim Report
Dated: 11/29/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: PropTaxReformandReliefInterimReportReleaseandSummary_11_29_16.pdf (97 KB)  
 
Senator Bettencourt Files SB 2, The Property Tax Reform & Relief Act of 2017
Dated: 11/29/2016 Categories: Property Tax
Files: BettencourtReleaseonSB2_11_29_16.pdf (39 KB)  
 
Craymer: Voting 'no' on HISD recapture could be a bad bet
Dated: 10/17/2016 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: CraymerOpEdonHISD_10_16_116.pdf (1 MB)  
 
“No” on Houston Independent School District Proposition 1 is a “Yes" for a Tax Increase
Dated: 09/30/2016 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: HoustonISDOpEd_9_29_16.pdf (438 KB)  
 
Lawmakers Highlight Education Spending Divide And Point To Fixing Formula Funding
Dated: 09/30/2016 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: HoustonPublicMedia_LawmakersHighlightEducationSpending_9_29_16.pdf (474 KB)  
 
Lawmakers begin groundwork for possible school finance overhaul
Dated: 09/29/2016 Categories: School Finance & Education , Property Tax
Files: TimesNewsRecord_LawmakersBeginGroundworkforSchoolFinanceOverhaul.pdf (618 KB)