What would the benefit be to Texans if lawmakers expanded health coverage to low income families in Texas, as 36 other states have?
The number of layoffs in the first quarter was up quite a bit from the same period a year ago. Dr. Perryman says it’s further evidence of economic slowdown.
Subsidies given to European aircraft maker Airbus is causing tensions between the US and EU with President Trump threatening tariffs to even the score.
The EU has extended the UK’s Brexit deadline until October 31.
The International Monetary Fund reduced its global forecast for growth to 3.2% from 3.5%.
As lawmakers in Austin continue to debate property tax reform, there is a proposal to give communities the right to swap some sales tax for property tax.
The University of Michigan consumer sentiment index has reached new and impressive highs. Dr. Perryman tells us consumers are a big part of the economy.
WalletHub is out with a survey measuring the return on investment states get for their tax dollars. How did the Lone Star State rank?
In a bit less than a year, Census forms will go out. Dr. Perryman says it is one of government’s most critical responsibilities, but he says it is being threatened.
What role do the arts play in the nation’s economy? Dr. Perryman says more than you might think.