Released by Texas Comptroller Susan Combs
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs will issue the Biennial Revenue Estimate to the 83rd Legislature on Monday, Jan. 7. The Biennial Revenue Estimate reports the amount of revenue available for the Legislature to spend in the 2014-2015 state budget.
Combs will host a news conference at 10 a.m. to discuss the revenue estimate. The event will take place in Room 114 of the LBJ State Office Building, 111 E. 17th St., Austin.
The Comptroller has reserved 14 parking spaces for the media. The spaces will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and will be marked by hooded parking meters located near the intersection of East 17th Street and Brazos Street. Members of the press must enter the LBJ Building through the main entrance on 17th and Brazos Streets and receive a visitor’s badge at the security desk.
Live streaming audio of the Comptroller’s prepared remarks will be accessible via the Comptroller’s Web site, Window on State Government, at www.window.state.tx.us. Look for the audio icon near the top of the home page. An audio file of the Comptroller’s remarks will be available for download shortly after the press conference.