Gov. Rick Perry Announces Texas Budget Compact PDF Print E-mail


Today, Gov. Rick Perry announced the Texas Budget Compact and requested lawmakers to pledge to:
  • Practice Truth in Budgeting
  • Support a Constitutional limit of spending to the growth of population and inflation
  • Oppose any new taxes or tax increases, and make the small business tax exemption permanent
  • Preserve a strong Rainy Day Fund
  • Cut unnecessary and duplicative government programs and agencies

To read Gov. Perry's Texas Budget Compact, click on the link below.