TX Budget Committee Kills Racing Commission Funding

Budget writers zero out Racing Commission funding.

Texas senate budget writers made a statement in a released report.

In an apparent attempt to show disapproval regarding recent work with historical racing, Texas senate budget writers zeroed out the funding for the Texas Racing Commission in a report they released Tuesday that estimates the state budget of the next two years.

This is not a final budget, and a Commission spokesman pointed out that the agency is self-funded.

Read the full story at the Austin Statesman

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