Monthly Archives: April 2011

Rep. Tan Parker Votes for House Proposed 2-Year Spending Plan

April 3rd, 2011

Flower Mound lawmaker emphasizes that education remains the Texas House of Representatives’ top funding priority (Austin, Texas)  Today Representative Tan Parker voted favorably for a proposed state budget that keeps Texas living within its means by only allocating the revenue that Texas is projected to have available in fiscal years 2012-2013.  The House adopted budget […]

Mid Session Update

April 3rd, 2011

Texas is very unique in that our state legislature only meets for 140 consecutive days every other year.  Our system creates the limited government atmosphere that Texans have long enjoyed.  However, it also means that when we are in session we have only a short period of time to address our priorities or else we […]