I appreciated the opportunity to testify before the Texas Senate Finance Committee regarding strengthening the state's current weak spending limit by passing a conservative spending limit. Senate Bill 9 gets Texas much closer to the ideal limit, which I outlined in my testimony.
You can watch my testimony here (I'm the first person to testify in the hearing--look for video of Senate Finance Committee on 7/22/17): http://www.senate.texas.gov/av-archive.php.
Check out the press release here: http://mailchi.mp/texaspolicy/tppf-experts-testifying-at-capitol-this-weekend.
Here's my written testimony:
Ph.D. Economist at the Texas Public Policy Foundation. Blog posts are publications by the author.