Texas: From Boom to Budget Gap of $25 Billion

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Two weeks ago, Texas’ Republican Governor Rick Perry won an unprecedented fourth term and his party captured two thirds of the Legislature. Now voters are being told what they never heard during the election campaign: state government may face a 25-billion dollar shortfall.

Credits

Guests:
Wayne Slater - journalist and author - @WayneSlater, Jason Isaac - Representative-elect (R), Texas State House of Representatives, Sherri Greenberg - former Representative (D), Texas State House of Representatives, Ray Perryman - The Perryman Group

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Andrea Brody