April 9, 2019      4:28 PM
Texas Senate passes budget
Finance Chair Jane
Nelson, R-Flower Mound, led the Texas Senate through the budget
approval process with no amendments and about $1.3 billion in leftover revenue this
Do not assume the Senate is any less capable of
congratulating itself on its budget and school finance bills. Today was filled
with speeches about Nelson’s leadership, the efforts of Legislative Budget Board
staff and praise for the inclusive process across the chamber.
So where are the biggest differences in the two budgets?
By Kimberly Reeves