The 2023 Texas legislative session started with “historic” budget surplus and ended with an impeached attorney general

Posted on AllSides May 29th, 2023
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Sign up for The Brief, The Texas Tribune’s daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. Texas lawmakers entered into 2023 predicting a historic legislative session, one in which they had a $32.7 billion budget surplus to spend and a host of conservative priorities to rally around. On Monday, they indeed gaveled out of a historic session. But perhaps not for the reasons they expected. Flailing legislative negotiations about property taxes and “school choice” were overshadowed by the Texas House overwhelmingly voting to impeach...

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