Texas added 37,600 jobs in February 2014
Statement by Gov. Perry on February 2014 Texas Job Growth Texas Unemployment Rate Remains 5.7%; National Unemployment Rate Sits at 6.7% Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding data from the Texas Workforce Commission showing Texas added 37,600 jobs in February 2014: “Job growth of this magnitude is about much more than just […]
CSCOPE, Algebra II Emerge as Issues in SBOE Primaries
As almost half of the 15 members of the Texas State Board of Education complete their first term in January, at least one new face, and perhaps three, could join the ranks of newcomers to the board that oversees the state’s public schools. Barring a general election upset, whether that happens will likely be determined […]
Early voting has begun for the constitutional amendment election, scheduled for November 5th. Proposition 6, otherwise known as the water bill, comes from SJR 1 and HB 4. Proposition 6 provides Texans $30 billion dollars for future water projects without incurring debt or raising taxes. Without Prop 6, Texans will likely pay a heavy price […]
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The Conservative Roundtable of Texas is a forum that allows for an open dialogue of public policy solutions among elected officials, civic leaders and citizens. We will encourage individual liberty, limited and effective government, and quality infrastructure, while avoiding incivility and personal attacks. We will seek to enthusiastically encourage individuals and groups to marshal their facts, listen to differing perspectives and test policy ideas through pilot programs before offering limited government solutions.