Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 5, 2017
(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar will issue the Biennial Revenue Estimate to the 85th Legislature on Monday, Jan. 9. The Biennial Revenue Estimate reports the amount of revenue available for the Legislature to spend in fiscal 2018 and 2019.
Hegar will host a news conference at 10 a.m. to discuss the revenue estimate. The event will take place in the Texas State Capitol Extension Auditorium, Room E1.004, 1100 Congress Ave.
Live video streaming of the Comptroller's prepared remarks will be accessible on the agency's Facebook page, and on the Texas House of Representatives' website at 9:50 a.m. You can also follow on Twitter using the hashtag #BRE2017.
Reference materials, including audio and video files of the Comptroller's remarks, will be available for download shortly after the press conference on the Comptroller's website.
In 2015, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 855, which requires state agencies to publish a list of the three most commonly used Web browsers on their websites. The Texas Comptroller’s most commonly used Web browsers are Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari.