Carole Keeton Strayhorn

Carole Keeton Strayhorn

Former Comptroller Strayhorn Predicted Budget Woes

Long before the public outcry over proposed cuts to public schools, there was one state leader who correctly predicted the current budget storm, former state comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn.


A teacher prepares her classroom. (credit: Dave Einsel/Getty Images)

State Senator Holds Forum Concerning School Funding Shortfall

State Senator Wendy Davis (D – Fort Worth), who’s dealing the funding problems first hand as a member of the senate’s education committee, hosted meetings for parents, teachers and the public Saturday.