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Texas Legislature 2023

Texas House priority bill increases education spending in exchange for creating voucher program

House Bill 1 would make an educational savings account program available to 25,000 Texas students in its first year, with increased participation to follow. The governor’s office indicated that the proposal was lacking.

State representatives meet on the House floor at the state Capitol in Austin on Jan. 11, 2023.

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