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Texas GOP Calls for an End to Government Buyouts

Texas GOP Calls for an End to Government Buyouts

At the 2016 State GOP Convention in Dallas, Texas Republicans made it clear that they’d like to see an end to tax-funded incentive programs. With an 88-percent approval, the party passed a plank in the Republican platform that called for abolishing the Major Event Trust Fund (METF) and the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF).