Texas Ranks Number One in the Country for Business & Economic Growth but No. 36 for Economic Opportunity

Texas is a multi-faceted state with a culture that promotes business and economic growth while eschewing policy that supports individual economic opportunity or social safety nets of any sort. Below are a few facts we found interesting while exploring the tool the State Comptroller's office provides: - Texas is the best state for business in [...]

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Here’s What We Know So Far About the Texas Women’s Health Program

It’s been four years since former Texas governor Rick Perry signed a budget that basically ended funding for clinics in Texas that are affiliated with abortions providers, specifically clinics like Planned Parenthood. The organization, which had received federal funding under the Medicaid Women’s Health Program for roughly five years, was the state’s biggest women’s health [...]

By | 2016-12-21T22:23:26+00:00 December 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments