Title : OR
Commentary: Complacency is economic kiss of death
Type : News Article
Dated: 04/03/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: StatesmanCommentary_ EconomicKissofDeath_4_3_17.pdf (742 KB)  
It's March in an odd-numbered year, so Texas lawmakers must be arguing rainy-day dollars
Type : News Article
Dated: 03/28/2017 Categories: Fiscal Policy
Files: DMN_TexasLegandtheRainyDayFund_3_28_17.pdf (2 MB)  
Lawmakers continue to debate if it is raining in Texas
Type : News Article
Dated: 03/20/2017 Categories: Fiscal Policy
Files: SanAntonioExpressNewsLawmakersDebateUsingESF_3_20_17.pdf (1 MB)  
Dallas mayor, first responders speak against property tax bill at heated hearing
Type : News Article
Dated: 03/16/2017 Categories: Property Tax
Files: DMN_DallasLocalOfficialsSpeakAgainstPropertyTaxReform_3_15_17.pdf (2 MB)  
Study: Texas' biggest tax break program is mostly a waste of money
Type : News Article
Dated: 03/15/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: HoustonChronicle_BiggestTaxBreakProgram_3_14_17.pdf (1 MB)  
TTARA report explores: Why was the ‘Rainy Day Fund’ created?
Type : Press Release
Dated: 03/06/2017 Categories: Fiscal Policy
Files: PR_RainyDayFundReport_3_6_17.pdf (415 KB)  
The Economic Stabilization Fund: Origins and Historical Use
Type : Newsletter
Dated: 03/03/2017 Categories: Fiscal Policy
Files: RainyDayFund_3_17.pdf (1 MB)  
Testimony by Dale Craymer before the House Committee on Ways and Means on March 1, 2017
Type : Public Presentation
Dated: 03/01/2017 Categories: General
Files: HouseWaysandMeansTestimony_3_1_17.pdf (724 KB)  
Testimony before House Committee on Business & Industry - Feb. 27, 2017
Type : Public Presentation
Dated: 02/27/2017 Categories: General
Files: TTARA_HouseBusinessIndustryTestimony_2_27_17.pdf (805 KB)  
As legislative session heats up, rift deepens between Straus, Patrick
Type : News Article
Dated: 02/19/2017 Categories: General
Files: Statesman_RiftBetweenStrausandPatrick_2_19_17.pdf (1 MB)