2013-03-21 / General Stories
State Senate Weekly Review
Budget Bill heads to the floor
The Senate budget proposal will come before the full body for a vote next week after unanimous approval from the committee that wrote it. The Senate Finance Committee passed Senate Bill 1 on Wednesday, and several members praised first-time Chairman Tommy Williams of the Woodlands for his transparency and efficiency. The budget was initially proposed at $88.9 billion in general state funds.
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