The House Appropriations subcommittee on Article III — the section of the appropriations bill that includes the TEA and TRS budgets — has been appointed. The first hearing, which will include consideration of those two agencies, has been scheduled for Monday, Feb. 20.

Article III subcommittee:

  • Trent Ashby (R-Lufkin), chair
  • Helen Giddings (D-DeSoto), vice-chair
  • Mary Gonzalez (D-Clint)
  • Donna Howard (D-Austin)
  • Linda Koop (R-Dallas)
  • John Raney (R-College Station)
  • ​Gary VanDeaver (R-New Boston)