Gov. Perry: Texas is on the Path to Even Greater Prosperity
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 Austin, Texas
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 Austin, Texas Press Release Gov. Perry: Texas is on the Path to Even Greater Prosperity
Gov. Rick Perry highlighted legislative accomplishments of the 82nd Legislative Session, and urged lawmakers to take swift action on unfinished legislative business as outlined in his call for a special session. The governor was joined by Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus, where he commended legislative action that passed the state budget without raising taxes while preserving the Rainy Day Fund, and measures that addressed emergency items and other priority legislation.