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85th Texas Legislature Preview

WHAT TO WATCH FOR DURING THE 2017 SESSION  By Craig Casselberry In recent years Texas has received numerous well-deserved accolades for our business climate, job growth and economic development. So what can the 85th Texas Legislature do to build on that foundation when they convene in January of 2017? The state budget is a primary […]Read More

Water in Twenty-First Century Texas

WHAT THE PAST TELLS US ABOUT THE FUTURE By Jay L. Banner, Ph.D. & Eric S. Hersh, Ph.D., P.E.  It can be said that as goes Texas so goes our nation, in terms of both the challenges and potential associated with economic, demographic, and natural resource changes that are common to our state and country. […]Read More

The 2015 Jobs Agenda

Bill Hammond, CEO of the Texas Association of Business, brought his 2015 Jobs Agenda to the Austin Club sharing the association’s legislative preview and priorities for 2015 in an event sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance. Roads & Infrastructure Hammond began by addressing needs related to Texas’ infrastructure, stating that the TAB was seeking a total […]Read More