Press Releases
 
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Gov. Abbott responds to Straus over business-development fund concerns
Dated: 04/12/2018 Categories: Economic Development
Files: SAExpressNews_AbbottRespondstoStraus_4_12_18.pdf (644 KB)  
 
Playing the incentives game: Are Texas' economic development wars a zero-sum deal?
Dated: 03/29/2018 Categories: Economic Development
Files: DMN_PlayingIncentiveGame_3_29_18.pdf (639 KB)  
 
Credit Human $8.8 million incentive package at Pearl provokes skepticism
Dated: 09/23/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: CreditHuman$8.8millionincentivepackage_9_23_17.pdf (949 KB)  
 
Chapter 313 in Texas puts energy fight in the school yard
Dated: 04/28/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: EnergyInsider_Chapter313FightinTx_4_27_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Senate panel weighs future of state’s tax abatement law
Dated: 04/18/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: Statesman_SenateWeighsFutureofTaxAbatementLaw_4_18_17.pdf (771 KB)  
 
How does Governor Abbott counter a Texas Enterprise Fund threat? Showing off the payoff
Dated: 04/18/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: DMN_TexasEnterpriseFundThreat_4_18_17.pdf (2 MB)  
 
Texas job engine shuts down without economic development incentives
Dated: 04/13/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: StarTelegram_TexasandEconomicIncentives_4_13_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Commentary: Complacency is economic kiss of death
Dated: 04/03/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: StatesmanCommentary_ EconomicKissofDeath_4_3_17.pdf (742 KB)  
 
Study: Texas' biggest tax break program is mostly a waste of money
Dated: 03/15/2017 Categories: Property Tax , Economic Development
Files: HoustonChronicle_BiggestTaxBreakProgram_3_14_17.pdf (1 MB)  
 
Texas giveth, Texas taketh away: State enterprise fund making companies work for it
Dated: 02/14/2017 Categories: Economic Development
Files: DMN_TexasSharpensClawbacksonIncentives_2_14_17.pdf (3 MB)