Paying for Highways and Byways
Texas' highway network, the nation's largest, is the backbone of its economy. Our economic growth depends in large part on the efficiency, reliability and safety of our highways and transportation systems, which support individual mobility needs as well as commerce and industry.
Vital Services for Two Pennies More
Many of the services we tend to take for granted — police and fire protection, public libraries, weekly trash collection and bus service — come at a price, and local sales taxes pay much of the tab.