Texas lawmakers are working on an incomplete budget
Much of the money the Texas Legislature has available for programs and services is not yet part of the state budget. It is not even part of the debate.
As Texas House begins debate over its version of the quarter-trillion-dollar spending plan for the next two years, billions of dollars in federal Medicaid money are in limbo and Washington DC is waiting to see what happens. ‘Austin plans to do with the programs. which are co-funded by the state and the federal government.