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An abundance of natural resources, top-ranked research institutions and business-friendly policies in Texas create an environment where manufacturing can flourish. About three million Texans have a job because of the manufacturing industry, and in the past two decades, growth in state manufacturing output doubled the national rate. That’s #goodfortx. Starting today, we're highlighting the impact of manufacturing on the Texas economy. Learn more about the Good for Texas tour here:

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Glenn Hegar knows that #ManufacturingMatters. Get the latest statewide impact data and news about the Comptroller's upcoming manufacturing tour here. Thanks, Comptroller Hegar for shining a spotlight on Texas manufacturers!

With 8 days left in special session, Texas House and Senate remain far apart

texastribune.org

Not a single measure has made it to the governor’s desk despite a steady drumbeat from his office urging lawmakers to go "20 for 20." A "bathroom bill" is on life support, but a property tax measure still has momentum, supporters say.

As the Special Session winds down, here's a look at where the Legislature stands on key issues in the Governor's call.