CPPP and the 85th TxLege - Wrap Up
CPPP and the 85th TxLege - Wrap Up
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Consequences of the Texas Public School Funding Hole of 2011-2016
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SEP
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Understanding the Poverty and Supplemental Poverty Measures
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Comparing the Current Population Survey with the American Community Survey FACT SHEET

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SEP
05
Work Strong Austin: New Campaign to Ensure all Austin Workers Earn Paid Sick Leave
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AUG
28
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorder Parity in the 2017 Texas Legislative Session REPORT
AUG
11
Senate Version of HB 21 Continues to Pit Education Against Health Care TESTIMONY
AUG
10
Where We Are Now: Special Session School Finance Update READ MORE
AUG
10
To Improve Efficiency and Fairness in School Funding, Let ASATR Expire READ MORE
AUG
10
Property Taxes: Misguided Senate Bill 1 Could Tie Hands of Cities and Counties  READ MORE

AUG
03
HB 21 Again Heads to the House Floor
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AUG
03
Excluding Planned Parenthood has been Terrible for Texas Women 
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JUL
21
The Flat-Dollar Homestead Exemption: A Better Way to Help Texas Homeowners
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JUL
19
Texas Relies Too Much on Local Taxpayers to Fund Public EducationREAD MORE
JUL
17
Concerned About Property Taxes? Increase State Support to Public Schools.
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JUL
14
Spending Caps: Arbitrary Limits on State Investments
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JUN
27
Update: Texas and the Senate's Medicaid Cut and ACA Repeal Bill
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JUN
21
85th Texas Regular Session Legislative Wrap-Up
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JUN
13
2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book
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TEXAS DATA PROFILE
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JUN
13
VIDEO: Wrap-Up of the Regular Session of the 85th Legislature
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JUN
12

Addiction Treatment: Expanded Access or Dramatic Cuts? 

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JUN
02
2018-2019 Budget Wrap-UpREAD MORE
MAY
15
The Senate Version of HB 21 is a Voucher Bill, Not a School Finance Bill
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IMPACT ON ALL DISTRICTS
MAY
10
Six Key Points on Medicaid Funding in the Texas Budget
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MAY
04
CPPP Statement on the Passage of "American Health Care Act"
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MAY
03
Medicaid and CHIP: Extended Senate and House Budget Comparison
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APR
25
Comparing the Texas Senate and House Budgets
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APR
20
Beeson - New York Times Op/Ed: Texans Gone Wild
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APR
18
Presentation: House Committee on Insurance for House Bill 4213
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APR
18
Testimony: House Committee on Public Health for House Bill 3634
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APR
17
Promising School Finance Bills Advance in Texas House and Senate
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CPPP INFLATION ESTIMATE
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12
House Committee Substitute of SB 4
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APR
07
Recap of the Texas House Budget
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APR
04
The Texas Dream Act: What You Need to Know
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APR
04
The Ups and Downs of School Finance: Protecting the Floor while Raising the Ceiling
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APR
03
VIDEO: Point of Order -- Medicaid Block Grants and Per Capita Caps
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APR
03
Medicaid Funding: Like Senate, House Committee Budget Raises Unanswered Questions
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APR
03
10 Things to Know about the Texas House Budget ProposalLEARN MORE
MAR
30
Analysis: Vouchers Bill Passed by Senate Still Drains State Dollars from Public Schools
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MAR
29
Lone Star Card Changes are Costly, Unnecessary, and Potentially Discriminatory
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