Resource Library

DateTitleSummaryCategoriesAuthorFile TypeLinkhf:doc_categorieshf:doc_tagshf:doc_author
September 30, 2022Preserving Public Land for Economic and Environmental Benefit

Legislative Appropriations Request testimony to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department for preservation of public land for economic and environmental benefit.

Jeremy Mazurpdftestimonylegislative-appropriations-requests natural-resources parksjeremy-mazur
September 30, 2022Continued Investment into State IT and Cybersecurity is Critical

Legislative Appropriations Request testimony to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services for continued investment into state IT and cybersecurity.

Hope Osbornpdftestimonygovernment-performance legislative-appropriations-requestshope-osborn
September 30, 2022Supporting TDCJ Staff & Expanding Climate Control Equipment

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for support of staff and expansion of climate control equipment.

Luis Soberonpdftestimonyinfrastructure legislative-appropriations-requestsluis-soberon
September 28, 2022Improve Quality and Accessibility of State Labor Market Data

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Workforce Commission to improve quality and accessibility of state labor market data.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 28, 2022Establishing Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Workforce Commission for establishment of industry-recognized apprenticeship programs.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 28, 2022Providing Access to Pre-Apprenticeship Career Pathways

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Workforce Commission for increased access to pre-apprenticeship career pathways.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 27, 2022Improving the Affordability and Quality of State Employee Health Care

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Employees Retirement System of Texas to improve the affordability and quality of state employee health care.

Charles Millerpdftestimonyhealth-care legislative-appropriations-requestscharles-miller
September 27, 2022Improving the Judicial Data and Supporting Judicial Staff

Legislative Appropriations Requests to the Office of Court Administration to improve the judicial data and supporting judicial staff.

Luis Soberonpdftestimonyjustice-and-safety legislative-appropriations-requestsluis-soberon
September 26, 2022Supporting Agency Capacity for Effective Regulation

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for increased support of agency capacity for effective regulation.

Jeremy Mazurpdftestimonyinfrastructure legislative-appropriations-requestsjeremy-mazur
September 23, 2022Approve Increased FTE Capacity in the Broadband Development Office

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Comptroller of Public Accounts for increased staffing of the broadband development office.

Mitrah Avinipdftestimonybroadband government-performance legislative-appropriations-requestsmitrah-avini
September 22, 2022Improving Regulatory Oversight Over a Changing Energy Industry

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Railroad Commission to improve regulatory oversight amidst industry changes.

Jeremy Mazurpdftestimonyinfrastructure legislative-appropriations-requestsjeremy-mazur
September 22, 2022Expanding Agency Capacity to Address State Water Infrastructure Needs

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Water Development Board for expansion of agency capacity to address state water infrastructure needs.

Jeremy Mazurpdftestimonyinfrastructure legislative-appropriations-requests waterjeremy-mazur
September 21, 2022Support for Full Funding of Community College Reform

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Advanced Computing Center for increased funding of community college reform.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 21, 2022Improving the Affordability and Quality of Teacher Health Care

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Teacher Retirement System of Texas for improvement to the affordability and quality of teacher health care.

Charles Millerpdftestimonyhealth-care legislative-appropriations-requestscharles-miller
September 21, 2022Higher Education Innovation and Collaboration

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for funding towards higher education innovation and collaboration.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 21, 2022Modernizing State Educational and Workforce Data Infrastructures

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for modernization of state educational and workforce data infrastructures.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforce legislative-appropriations-requestsrenzo-soto
September 19, 2022Ensuring DFPS’ Data System Meets Federal Standards

Legislative Appropriations Request to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services to ensure data system meets federal standards.

Hope Osbornpdftestimonychild-welfare justice-and-safety legislative-appropriations-requestshope-osborn
August 10, 2022SB 1102 (87-R): TRUE Program

Texas Reskilling and Upskilling Through Education testimony to the House Committee on Higher Education for Senate Bill 1102.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcerenzo-soto
July 26, 2022Texas Parents Anxious About Their Child’s Education, with Hispanics and Spanish-Speakers the Most Worried

Texas 2036 testimony to the House Public Education Committee on how Texas parents are anxious about their child’s education.

Mary Lynn Prunedapdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcemary-lynn-pruneda
June 27, 2022Recommendations on the Proposed Rule Amendments for Carbon Dioxide Storage

Letter of recommendations to the Railroad Commission regarding energy expansion.

Jeremy Mazur, Rob Orrpdfletterenergy natural-resourcesjeremy-mazur rob-orr
May 25, 2022Evaluate the allocation of TERP funds for effective air pollution reduction programs

Texas 2036 testimony to the House Committee on Environmental Regulation for the evaluation of funds for effective air pollution reduction programs.

Jeremy Mazur, Rob Orrpdftestimonyenergy natural-resourcesjeremy-mazur rob-orr
May 24, 2022Not Yet Clear if Texas Teachers are Leaving the Profession at Higher Rates. Very Clear that Teachers Frustrated by Lack of Students Being on Grade Level

Texas 2036 testimony to the Senate Committee on Education regarding teachers frustration with students not being prepared for grade level work.

Mary Lynn Prunedapdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcemary-lynn-pruneda
May 24, 2022Data Suggests Texas’ Accountability System is Strong. The State Must Continue to Care About How Every Student in Texas is Performing Academically

Texas 2036 testimony to the House Public Education Committee on how students in the Texas school district are performing academically.

Mary Lynn Prunedapdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcemary-lynn-pruneda
May 24, 2022House Bill 3: Years Later and Still Worth Bragging About

Texas 2036 testimony to the Senate Committee on Education and the House Public Education Committee in support for House Bill 3.

Mary Lynn Prunedapdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcemary-lynn-pruneda
May 19, 2022Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative

Texas 2036 testimony to the House International Relations & Economic Development Committee on workforce initiative.

Renzo Sotopdftestimonyeducation-and-workforcerenzo-soto
May 18, 2022Remote Work Provides an Opportunity to Relieve a Rising Cost of Living

Texas 2036 testimony to the Senate Committee on Business and Commerce on how remote work provides an opportunity to relieve a rising cost of living.

Hope Osborn, Luis Acuñapdftestimonygovernment-performancehope-osborn luis-acuna
March 3, 2021Changing World Oil Markets and the Texas Economy

A report by Texas 2036 and Center for Houston’s Future on the impact of scenarios for future oil prices on our state’s GDP, employment and public education funding.

Center for Houston's Futurepdfreportsbudget energy natural-resourcescenter-for-houstons-future