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Texas diverts $359.6 million from prisons to keep Greg Abbott’s border mission operating

The latest infusion was among $874.6 million in “emergency” budget transfers requested by the Texas Legislative Budget Board, which is composed of GOP state leaders and budget writers.

Gov. Abbott gives keynote address at Asian American Alliance luncheon at NuStar Energy LP in San Antonio, TX, October 13, 2022

Sweeping money out of Texas prisons

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