Before the 2015 Legislative Session, the Texas Public Policy Foundation and the other 14 member organizations of the Conservative Texas Budget Coalition recommended a budget, shown in Chart 1, that increased the budget by no more than population growth plus inflation of 6.5 percent for the next two fiscal years.
This spending limit was not in statute. This was not in the Constitution. Critics claimed it could not be done.
But through the hard work of state leadership, members of the 84th Texas Legislature, and the Conservative Texas Budget Coalition, tax cuts were ……….. read more here.