Rep. Straus, Joe

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SPEAKER STRAUS PRAISES COMMITTEE FOLLOWING UNANIMOUS BUDGET VOTE  print page

by: Rep. Straus, Joe
03/24/2015

AUSTIN – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (San Antonio) released the following statement Tuesday following the House Appropriations Committee’s unanimous approval of House Bill 1, the General Appropriations Act:

"I want to thank Chairman Otto, the subcommittee chairs and all of the members of the Appropriations Committee for their outstanding work on House Bill 1. The House budget is a responsible, disciplined plan that sets the right priorities for a growing state. It addresses education and transportation, it increases transparency and it will allow the House to provide meaningful tax relief. I look forward to working with all the members of the House on this budget."


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