HD 26 Key Campaign Issues


There are 6 key areas of focus in this campaign and in the Legislature:


 1.      State/County/Local Budget Fiscal Responsibility – Biggest issue that will affect all other issues is the 2014-2015 Budget.

  • No Personal Income Tax
  • “Workout” – More efficient/effective State Government
  • Appraisals and Property Taxes – Local issue/State Oversight
  • Wise Use of Collected Revenue in a Balanced Budget


2.      People Issues

  • Education of our Children (43% of the 2012-2013 Budget)
  • Veterans and 1st Responders
  • Care and Support for the Elderly
  • Economy and Jobs Focus for ALL Citizens
  • Health and Safety (HHS is 31% of the 2012-2013 Budget)


3.      Local Business Development Issues (13.9% of the 2012-2013 Budget)

  • Franchise Tax issues
  • Small Business Development and Growth


 4.      Immigration – Legal and Illegal Issues

  • Stop Illegal Immigration – Support Legal Immigration
  • Enforce Current Laws


5.      Local Issues: Mobility, Transportation, Unfunded Mandates and Water

  • Mobility/Transportation…build and fund in advance of growth
  • Unfunded Mandates to Cities/School Districts/County
  • Water Issues (reference the 2012 State Water Plan)
  • Tax Structures


 6.       State Sovereignty

  • State Constitution and Laws ONLY – No Foreign Laws
  • States Rights over the Federal Government Dictates




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Paid for by the Rick Miller Campaign, Bruce Bond, Treasurer, P.O. Box 17102, Sugar Land TX 77496