Politics & Government

February 10, 2011

Texas Gov. Perry looks to suspend arts, history commissions

Declaring that there are "no sacred cows" in state government, Gov. Rick Perry outlined proposals to suspend two state agencies — the State Historical Commission and the Commission on the Arts — and consolidate others while renewing his call for lawmakers to balance the state budget without new or increased taxes as they confront a multi-billion-dollar budget shortfall.

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