Forget North Dakota, Texas is No. 1 for Oil

02/10/14

Oilprice.com

Daniel J. Graeber

Advances in drilling technology are expected to help North Dakota hit the 1 million barrel per day mark at some point this year. But it's Texas that still holds the leadership position in terms of oil production. Don't mess with Texas.

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A $10,000 degree bargain for Texas

02/10/14

Tyler Morning Telegraph

One of the most promising initiatives put forth by outgoing Gov. Rick Perry is the “$10,000 college degree,” a challenge he issued to state universities.

A number of universities accepted that challenge, and while it’s still early to evaluate results in Texas, other states are showing that a $10,000 degree is a great option for students.

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Gov. Perry Statement on Chancellor Cigarroa Stepping Down from UT System

02/10/14

AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement on Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa stepping down from the University of Texas System:

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Gov. Perry Announces Two TEF Investments Creating 615 New Jobs in Austin

2/6/14

AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry today announced investments in Websense Inc. and Dropbox Inc. through the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) that will create a total of 615 new jobs in Austin. Execution of the state's agreements with each company is contingent upon finalization of local incentive offers as required by program criteria.

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