Dr. Perryman describes the structure of the funds and some potential priorites for Texas.
Dr. Perryman explains some of the greatest priorities to keep the state's infrastructure and economy strong well into the future.
Dr. Perryman describes the importance of the package in keeping the current economic structure in place.
While this option has not been finalized as part of the stimulus package, Dr. Perryman explains how it could help Texas if it is passed.
The latest stimulus comes with a price tag of $1.9 trillion, adding to the $4 trillion authorized last year. The final bill is a "mixed bag," with numerous provisions crucial to sustaining the recovery but others less essential. Such is inevitably the case when anything of significance grinds its way through the Congressional sausage-maker. Make no mistake, however, a substantial package was indeed necessary.