Federal funding plays an essential role in state finances, supporting a variety of programs and services such as education, health care and infrastructure.
Texas is a uniquely varied state, combining booming cities with thousands of square miles of countryside. And that represents a challenge for the medical field — and for people in need of medical care.
Texas has been growing fast for more than a century. Understanding the state's migration patterns can help us understand current trends – and plan accordingly.
Nearly 99,000 Texans work in fields related to various aspects of the biological sciences and biotechnology, and their efforts support another 306,000 Texas jobs.
The regular session of the Texas Legislature concluded on May 29, 2017. State policymakers filed and deliberated on thousands of bills. More than 1,200 of them became law, including Senate Bill (SB) 1, the General Appropriations Act, which will fund state government operations for the next two years.
Recent changes in political climates and economies, both in the U.S. and abroad, have made many investors uneasy. Some are making investments in precious metals, in the hope that they may retain or increase their value during uncertain times. And Texans who do so are looking for a secure, nearby facility to store these assets.
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.