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El Paso lawmakers talk public education priorities during 87th legislative session

Public education funding will be one of the major issues Texas lawmakers tackle during the 2021 legislative session, which starts Tuesday. The state faces a nearly $1 billion shortfall for the current two-year budget, which ends in August. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar on Monday estimated lawmakers will have $112.5 available for general-purpose spending in 2022 […]