State Spending

King: Limit Government Growth

,

King: Limit Government Growth

State Rep. Phil King proposed a bill that “would limit spending by the Texas Legislature to not exceed the population growth in Texas when indexed for inflation.”

Flawed Limit

,

Flawed Limit

The LBB voted for a state spending limit higher than population growth and inflation, the limit preferred by Texans.

King: Limit Government Growth

First Vote: Setting The Limit

Texas' Legislative Budget Board will meet this week to set the spending limit for the 2013 legislative session. That rate will tell us a lot about how the session will go for Texas' taxpayers, and for all intents and purposes is the first vote of the legislative...

The Rising Cost of Higher Education

School is just around the corner and for nearly every student returning to a public university in Texas something will be noticeably different - their costs have increased!  But wait, I thought the point of public universities was to provide Texans with a quality...