Fiscal Ranking

Texas ranks 22nd among the US states for its fiscal health.

Federal Regulatory Impact Ranking

In 2015, Texas experienced the 11th highest impact of federal regulations. 

Health Care Ranking

Texas ranks near the middle in the Healthcare Openness and Access Project Index.

Number of Certificate-of-Need Laws

CON laws, which require government permission before adding, expanding, or improving healthcare facilities, have failed to meet any of their stated goals.

+12.79 B
Rainy Day Fund

Texas has $12.79 billion more than it needs to weather a recession of average severity. 

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