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Week in Review: A Digest of What Happened This Week at the Capitol

February 01, 2019| Legislative News

The Week Behind Us and the Week(s) Ahead of Us – The biggest news this week: The governor, the lieutenant governor, and the speaker of the House held a joint news conference to announce the filing of SB 2 and HB 2, identical 2.5 percent rollback bills for taxing entities collecting more than $15 million in taxes.

Bills of Interest

February 01, 2019| Legislative News

TAC legislative staff has highlight some recently filed bills of interest to county officials.

State Budget Update

February 01, 2019| Legislative News

County officials were active this week in Senate Finance, providing testimony on key issues important to local government. As many of the state programs are administered at the local level, it is important for county officials to have a voice in the budget decision making process.

Counties at the Capitol Legislative Day - Next Tuesday, Feb. 5

February 01, 2019| Legislative News

Make plans to be in Austin Tuesday morning. TAC’s Counties at the Capitol Day will get attendees up to speed on the most significant issues facing county government in the 86th legislative session.

Join Us for Tuesday Morning Breakfasts

February 01, 2019| Legislative News

The heat is turning up. As the 86th Legislature shifts into a higher gear, TAC is hosting Tuesday Morning Breakfasts each Tuesday to keep county officials on top of the latest out of the pink dome.

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