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Criminal Justice Finance in the COVID-19 Recession and Beyond
by Richard C. Auxier, Tracy Gordon, Nancy G. La Vigne, Kim S. Rueben on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Budget choices are happening now, and policymakers have an opportunity to enact equitable, effective, and lasting public safety reforms.
Three Ways Communities Can Promote Inclusive Public Space and Better Support People Forced to Live Outside
by Katrina Ballard, Samantha Batko on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Criminalization of living outside leads to a homelessness-jail cycle, and does nothing to improve people's lives. Providing housing through Housing […]
What can Disaster Managers Learn from Homeless Assistance Providers During COVID-19?
by Claudia D. Solari, Carlos Martín on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Amid the pandemic, standard evacuation procedures will not suffice.
Filling Gaps in Response: The Value of Local Partnerships during a Crisis
by Emily Bramhall, Matthew Eldridge, Aaron Shroyer on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Cross-sector partnerships will be critical as localities respond, rebuild, and focus on efforts to protect their city’s most vulnerable […]
Extending Student Loan Relief during the Coronavirus Pandemic
by Sandy Baum, Matthew Chingos on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Focusing assistance on those who have been particularly affected by the pandemic could help buy time to implement a permanent solution.
Students with Disabilities Can’t Just Be an Afterthought This Fall
by Lily Robin on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Without uniform guidance for returning to school this fall, education stakeholders will need to consult the evidence to decide what is best for their […]
Four Lessons for Advancing Racial Equity through Place-Based Initiatives
by Corianne Payton Scally, Lydia Lo on August 7, 2020 at 6:59 pm
Achieving deeper racial equity requires taking on existing power structures and working to change the systems that sustain racism.
PRESS RELEASE: Texas Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend — Aug. 7-9
on August 6, 2020 at 7:38 pm
Contact:Chris BryanKevin LyonsEmail Us 512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov 1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, […]
PRESS RELEASE: State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled Nearly $3 Billion in July
on August 3, 2020 at 4:17 pm
Contact:Chris BryanKevin LyonsEmail Us 512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov 1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, […]
International Trade's Impact on Texas
on July 27, 2020 at 3:56 pm
Spotlight on Texas’ International Trade In the latest issue of Fiscal Notes, the Comptroller’s office […]
PRESS RELEASE: Texas Comptroller’s Office Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Passage of ADA, Spotlights Texas ABLE Program®
on July 24, 2020 at 4:18 pm
Contact:Chris BryanKevin LyonsEmail Us 512-463-4070Comptroller.Texas.Gov 1-800-531-5441ext. 3-4070 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2020 […]