The pace quickens in the 2013 Texas Legislature as the halfway point passes

TANO 2013 Public Policy Agenda TANO Legislative Summary as of 4-2-2013  With an early consensus regarding the state’s next biennial budget and passage by the Senate of its appropriations bill, the attention of legislators can now be turned to the other 5,700 bills filed and … Continue readingThe pace quickens in the 2013 Texas Legislature as the halfway point passes

Report of Task Force on Improving Relations with Nonprofits

Report & Legislative Recommendations to 83rd Texas Legislature Prepared by Task Force on Improving Relations with Nonprofits.  Submitted to House Committee on Human Services, House Committee on Public Health & Senate Health and Human Services Committee – December 4, 2012 This Report & Legislative Recommendations … Continue readingReport of Task Force on Improving Relations with Nonprofits

TANO 2013 Public Policy Agenda

Adopted by TANO Board of Directors I.        Tax Policy: Empowering Community Solutions through Nonprofits II.      Budget & Spending: Addressing Community Needs III.    The Economy: Strengthening Communities through Job Creation and Economic Development IV.     Public-Private Partnership: Improving Collaboration for the Public Good V.       Advocacy … Continue readingTANO 2013 Public Policy Agenda