Monthly Archives: November 2009


Texas' Economy – Why Other States Should Be Watching Us

November 30th, 2009

For several years, Texas has been the leader in job creation and economic development in the United States. Despite the difficult economic challenges nationally, Texas continues to remain strong. At the same time, I recognize the need to create new job opportunities for Texans that are suffering during this global recession. As the Vice Chairman of the Technology, Economic Development and Workforce Committee, these are issues that are near and dear to my heart.