Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Statement by Gov. Perry on Final Passage of Budget

Saturday, May 28, 2011  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement regarding final passage of the state budget:

"I'm pleased the Legislature voted tonight to pass a balanced budget that doesn't raise taxes and leaves more than $6 billion in the Rainy Day Fund. Last November, the voters of Texas demanded fiscal responsibility from their elected officials, and tonight that promise was delivered."

 

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