AUSTIN — Texas is slated to receive $168 million from a $3.1 billion settlement with Walmart for its role in the opioid epidemic, the Texas Attorney General's Office announced Friday.
AUSTIN — Nearly one out of every 10 Texas hospitals is at serious risk of closure, according to a new report by Kaufman Hall released Thursday. Following the coronavirus pandemic, several Texas hospitals are facing serious financial setbacks that place them at the risk of closing.
AUSTIN — More than 1 in 3 Texas children under six live in or near poverty, and nearly 8% of Texas children experience moderate to severe hunger.
AUSTIN — Texas will have $131 billion to spend during the next legislative session and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has ideas about where it should go.
AUSTIN — Texas lawmakers have about $131 billion to spend during the next legislative session, the Texas Legislative Budget Board determined Wednesday. That’s an increase of about $12.5 billion more than what lawmakers had going into the last legislative session, state officials said.