Texas economy

As Texas Economy Grows, Business Court System Loses in 20th Century

There comes a time in each of our lives when we decide to actually read the bills we are obligated to pay at the end of each month. Whether it’s the house payment, the car loan, or even the internet bill, there’s almost always a little phrase in the fine print of legalese. No matter […]

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“Do you have any milk? : dairy products are a major economic factor in the economy of Texas | Herald of Copperas Cove

‘Have milk?’ It’s a popular campaign slogan that families across the country and in Texas regularly ask for as the need for the drink increases. According to the Texas Association of Dairymen, 351 Texas Grade A Dairies, with about 586,395 cows, produced more than 14.8 billion pounds of milk, or more than 1.7 billion gallons, […]

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Arts and culture industry generates $6.1 billion for Texas economy, study finds

AUSTIN, TX, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Texas Cultural Trust (TXCT), a nonprofit organization dedicated to maintaining and increasing support for a vibrant community Texas where the arts foster economic growth, creativity and excellence, today announced the results of a study by leading researchers. The 2021 State of the Arts Reportsupported by the Houston […]

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Copperas Cove students learn about the impact dairy has on the Texas economy

COPPERAS COVE, TX – Got any milk? It’s a popular campaign slogan that families across the country and in Texas regularly ask for as the need grows. According to the Texas Association of Dairymen, 351 Texas Grade A Dairies with approximately 586,395 cows produced more than 14.8 billion pounds of milk, or more than 1.7 […]

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Texas economy adds 32,600 jobs in January, unemployment rate remains at level

Austin, TX, March 12, 2021 — The state’s unemployment rate held steady at the turn of the year while Texas added 32,600 private sector jobs. This is half of the gross jobs added in December 2020. Texas’ seasonally adjusted total unemployment for January 2021 is set at 958,746. Data from local unemployment statistics The unemployment […]

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Turning to international trade to boost the Texas economy

It was a tough year for the Texans. An unprecedented winter storm has left millions of people without power in freezing temperatures. The COVID-19 recession has caused demand for oil and gas to plummet, sending shockwaves through the energy sector. And the virus itself has claimed the lives of more than 43,000 Texans and destroyed […]