FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 05/13/2016
Speaker Straus Statement on School Finance Ruling
Texas House Speaker Joe Straus released the following statement Friday following the Texas Supreme Court's ruling that the state's school finance system is constitutional:
"While I am grateful that the Supreme Court has found our school finance system to be constitutional, it's important to remember the Court also said there is ample room for improvement. The Texas House will continue working to deliver value for taxpayers and provide an outstanding education for our students."