The 2009 Lyceum Journal focuses on the Stimulus Package. With so many urgent needs facing our state, how should Texas’ elected officials wade into spending from the stimulus package? Are we in danger of becoming dependent on federal funds to run our state, or must we address the myriad shortfalls in our budget, given the nation’s troubled economy?
These were just a few of the many questions posed during the Texas Lyceum’s 24th Public Conference to be held next month in Austin, “The 2009 Federal Stimulus Package: What’s in it (or not) for Texas?”
Read the Journal here