Prospects for tax relief coming out of this year’s legislative session moved from talk to — well, still just talk, no action, but a bit more specific talk and some ballpark numbers this week in Austin.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has vowed to pass a school choice bill in this legislative session. That’s something he hasn’t been able to do in the past, but he hasn’t been lieutenant governor before. Meanwhile, advocates of school choice have rallied at the Capitol to advance the cause.