November 5, 2018

Texas’ Economy Postpones State Budget Problems

Eileen Norcross

Senior Research Fellow

Olivia Gonzalez

Research Associate

Texas' economy is booming, and the state government's healthy revenues have enabled the creation of a sizeable rainy day fund. But long term spending obligations promise trouble if no reform occurs. Eileen Norcross and Olivia Gonzalez suggest ways that Texas can avoid financial storms ahead in the Austin American-Statesman.