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Thanks to a healthy economy, Texas comptroller bumps revenue estimate by $2.8 billion

State officials welcomed the news with cautious optimism.

State Comptroller Glenn Hegar presents the Biennial Revenue Estimate to waiting legislators, state officials and the press on January 9, 2017.  Hegar predicts a tight budget with falling revenue from Texas oil and gas production and sales taxes.

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