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Texas Legislature 2023

House, Senate bills at odds over power to boost future funding for Texas school voucher program

The Senate’s Republican bill would let state leaders grow the program by taking money from other agencies without the Legislature’s approval. The House bill would bar the practice.

Nimitz Middle School students take part in a class activity Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2023 in Odessa.

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Politics State government Brad Buckley Brandon Creighton Dade Phelan Dan Patrick Royce West Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature Texas Senate