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Education

Texas schools are being underfunded by the state.  Even though the amount that the state contributes to education each year has increased, the proportion of the state’s share of the education cost has dropped due to population increases in the State of Texas.  Republicans have also shifted funding away from public
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Infrastructure and Economy

Although many Texans did not see the same impacts from the recession that others did across the country, the economic recovery that we have been promised by Republican lawmakers has left many behind.  The lack of adjustment to the minimum wage, lack of job training programs for needed positions, and the continued
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Criminal Justice Reform

Gwenn Burud believes we must make criminal justice reform a priority for Texas.  Our current policies on gun control, juvenile justice, marijuana legalization, and private prisons have created a justice system that does not protect those who are at risk – victims of domestic violence, children who come from
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