Texas voters demonstrate strong support for a new, transparent, and accountable economic development incentive program, according to a recent Greater Houston Partnership-Morning Consult survey.
Morning Consult surveyed more than 2,000 registered voters between April 21 - 25, 2023. Highlights of the survey included:
“This survey comes at a pivotal time when the Texas legislature is considering legislation to create a new economic development program for the state,” the Partnership’s Chief Policy Officer Taylor Landin said. “A new, transparent, and accountable program ensures Texas and our region remains competitive in attracting large capital-intensive investments, which will bring jobs and long-term revenue to Texas communities.”
The survey also found Texas voters believe the top three priorities for the state government should be crime & public safety, health care, and immigration & border security. Additionally, twice as a many Texas voters say Texas is going in the right direction compared to the nation.
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