March 13, 2019      12:37 PM
Senate unanimously passes supplemental budget including $4.3 billion from ESF
$6B total in the supplemental budget. Both TPPF and Empower Texans had recommended against the bill, with ET threatening a negative point on their scorecard. Sen. Bettencourt says "There was a hurricane. There was a school shooting. Now we have to react to it. That is what the Rainy Day Fund is all about!"