While many economist and critics decry the idea, the Texas House passed a resolution requesting that Congress convene a convention of states to consider amending the U.S. Constitution to require a balanced budget.
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Gov. Rick Perry and others say Texas enjoy a “miracle” economy. But small businesses and poor and middle-income Texans pay taxes higher than much of the nation, argues Phillip Longman in Washington Monthly.
New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman sits down for an exclusive interview with Texas Observer editor Dave Mann.