Texas markets

Local Business Brings Alaskan Fish to Central Texas Markets

Coho salmon is a popular product for Savory Alaska. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Journal) When a customer buys a piece of fish from Savory Alaska, they are supporting a family business in Leander as well as small businesses 2,600 miles away in Alaska. Owners Nathanael and Sarah Ferguson started their business, Savory Alaska, in 2018 to […]

Texas economy

Regulators Can Support Texas Economy by Removing Barriers to Pipeline Construction

This year has already presented a whirlwind of challenges as a result of COVID-19, including widespread shutdowns and travel restrictions that have resulted in a significant drop in demand for natural gas and petroleum products. With potential changes in national leadership on the horizon, the future of energy and environmental policy remains uncertain. Policy makers […]

Texas economy

4 charts show how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the Texas economy

SAN ANTONIO – Monthly sales tax revenue in Texas fell 13.6% in May compared to the same month last year and restaurant reservations made through an online reservation site fell 100% compared to to the previous year, as the coronavirus crisis closed dining rooms in March. The grim numbers, recently released in a report from […]