Texas Legislature

Midland ISD Preps for Robin Hood Sticker Shock

Midland ISD Preps for Robin Hood Sticker Shock

A budget workshop recently held by Midland ISD officials revealed that the district could be paying around $56 million to the state’s recapture program this upcoming school year — a $15 million increase from last year’s bill. The state’s Chapter 41 Wealth Equalization...
Ted Cruz Pushes for Expanding School Choice in D.C.

Ted Cruz Pushes for Expanding School Choice in D.C.

Despite calls from the state’s top leaders and grassroots citizens, the Texas Legislature failed to pass any school choice reform during this year. But that isn’t stopping Texas’ U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz from attempting to push reforms in the nation’s capital. Given that...
McRaven Pushes DACA Renewal

McRaven Pushes DACA Renewal

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to sunset an Obama amnesty program, university administrators are speaking up and demanding Congress renew the program. Earlier this month, the Trump administration announced that it would be unwinding DACA, the...