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Texas Deficit

Texas Governor Rails Against 'Bailouts,' But Uses Stimulus To Prop Up Budget

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nation's states face budget strains -- even one that says it doesn't. Texas filled nearly 97 percent of its shortfall last year with Federal st...

Paul Krugman: Don't Believe Texas' Economic 'Miracle'

The New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

These are tough times for state governments. Huge deficits loom almost everywhere, from California to New York, from New Jersey to Texas. Wait -- ...