First Week of the Session

The first week of the 86th¬†session ended with a new budget estimate, a new Speaker and a no committee announcements: ¬† 86th Texas Legislature Biennial Revenue Estimate According to the Comptroller’s “cautiously optimistic” revenue estimate, the 86th Legislature will have an estimated $119.12 billion available for general-purpose spending in the 2020-21 biennium, 8.1 percent more…