Texas’ ‘deal closer’ incentives program would lose all funding under House budget

Another potential casualty of budget deliberations going on in the Texas Legislature: the Texas Enterprise Fund, which has given companies millions of dollars to build in Texas and create thousands of jobs — but also has drawn criticism for picking corporate winners and losers.

The version of the budget passed April 6 by the Texas House would defund the TEF and shift that money to services for children in need, according to the Texas Tribune.

An amendment in the House budget, from Democratic…

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