Category Archives: Dan Huberty

Abbott and Patrick love those increases in your property taxes

  Rising property values and property tax bills may be pricing you out of your home, but Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and their allies in the Legislature don’t care because your local tax bills help them do … Continue reading

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Voucher advocates fight back

  As I warned yesterday, the voucher fight isn’t over, despite the good news that House Education Chairman Dan Huberty has announced his intent to scuttle the proposal. Voucher advocates are promising to double down on their efforts, and Republican … Continue reading

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Education chairman’s opposition to vouchers is huge, but…

  TSTA and other public education advocates were heartened, maybe even a little jubilant, at the news yesterday that House Public Education Chairman Dan Huberty is planning to slam the door on private school vouchers. We take Chairman Huberty at … Continue reading

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School Security Act? Let’s wait for the details

  I can say at least one positive thing about the proposed Texas School District Security Act that was outlined yesterday by three legislators, including Senate leaders Tommy Williams, a Republican, and John Whitmire, a Democrat.  The positive part is … Continue reading

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