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TX ranks 48th in per-pupil spending. Check out our #txbudget wrap-up to learn more: http://bit.ly/11rxisM #txlege
Getting rid of outmoded tax exemptions could help TX afford investments in roads, education & health care. #txlege
States w/o income taxes missing out on revenue b/c income taxes keep pace with econ growth: http://bit.ly/16bhOKo
Texas isn't investing in future generations: http://bit.ly/1cuK5wW #txlege #txbudget #StandWithTXChildren
A 20 year look at TX's investments in children via @CPPP_TX: http://bit.ly/12VYMEh #txlege #txbudget
To move Texas Forward, we have to make the investments today that will keep our economy strong in the future. #txlege
Increase in state spending hasn't even kept up with pop+inflation growth: bit.ly/1a5G2cf #txlege #txbudget
Regressive tax systems are inadequate - those with the least are asked to pay the most: bit.ly/11TAU2R #txlege
TX families who make the least pay the most taxes as a proportion of their income. http://bit.ly/11TAU2R #txlege
school finance, solved! #RaisetheRoots
New #txbudget doesn't keep up with population growth. http://bit.ly/18s1nL7 #txlege
Comparing #txbudget spending to previous 2 sessions (not even taking into account population/cost growth). #txlege
#txbudget House will vote on today doesn't get per-pupil funding back to pre-recession levels: bit.ly/1ahmfUw
#txbudget doesn't get per-pupil education funding back to pre-recession levels: bit.ly/1ahmfUw
#txlege restoring school funding in #txbudget? Not really. http://bit.ly/14YJwtb
#txlege could fund proposed water projects and other needs by getting rid of outmoded tax exemptions.
Invest in Texas kids! http://bit.ly/12VYMEh #txlege #txbudget
Not following @dlavine & @DeLunaEva? You're missing out on some great #txlege commentary http://bit.ly/12V7Lpl
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