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Rick Perry Budget Cuts

Rick Perry Has Some Explaining To Do

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Aman Batheja | Posted 09.16.2011 | Politics

Gov. Rick Perry's political stock has soared in recent months as he has traveled the country touting a decade of fiscal restraint in Texas under his l...

Texas Plans To Cut Budget Of Agency Battling Wildfires

Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Tex (Reuters) - Texas lawmakers are set to slash funding for the agency responsible for fighting wildfires in the midst of a historic wild...

Texas Economic Miracle Beginning To Tarnish

AP | CHRIS TOMLINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Some in Texas had talked tough about solving the state's budget problem by austerity alone, but lawmakers finally faced a hard f...

Rick Perry Reverses Course On Rainy Day Fund

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Tex (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry admitted on Tuesday that the state will have to use about a third of its rainy day fund to close a...

Rick Perry Seeks To Suspend Arts, History Commissions

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Dave Montgomery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Declaring that there are "no sacred cows" in state government, Gov. Rick Perry outlined proposals to suspend two state agencies and consolidate others...