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02/04/2015
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02/11/2015
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02/17/2015

Upcoming Events

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Business Growth Task Force (Members Only)
02/04/2015
New Business Development Networking Event
02/11/2015
Petrochemical & Maritime Outlook Conference Committee Meeting (Members Only)
02/17/2015

Economic Alliance News

 

Abbott calls for abolishing scandal-plagued tech fund

On Thursday, Abbott said that the Legislature should take the fund’s liquid assets — estimated by some legislative budget experts at around $110 million — and give half to a new push by state universities to recruit top scientists, engineers and other researchers to Texas. Abbott said the other half should go into the deal-closing Texas Enterprise Fund, which also has received criticism. Abbott has joined others in saying it should be overhauled.

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