Experts from the Texas Public Policy Foundation will testify today in a Senate hearing on several key issues for local governments, including homelessness, disannexation powers, and the disgraceful practice of allowing taxpayers to fund lobbyists.
The Senate Committee on Local Governments will convene at 1:30 pm in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.016. Testifying today for TPPF:
Affordable Housing – Michele Steeb
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Taxpayer Funded Lobbying – James Quintero
Extraterritorial Jurisdictions – James Quintero
Special Purpose Districts – Rod Bordelon