Government budget

The City of Dallas seal on displays outside a wall at Dallas City Hall. (credit: Matt Goodman/KTVT/KTXA)

Brighter Budget News Shines On Dallas City Hall

The future is a little brighter at Dallas City Hall. Council members were told that the budget outlook is not as bad as it was just a few weeks ago.


A woman takes a photo of the Texas Senate chamber during the 82nd Legislative session. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

House Set To Finish Consideration, Vote On Budget

They’ve covered education and health care services for the poor, but the Texas House is ready to slog through every other state agency before voting on the next state budget.


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.