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Rep. Jared Patterson Backs Senate Bill 2, the Texas Taxpayer Transparency Act of 2019

Rep. Jared Patterson Backs Senate Bill 2, the Texas Taxpayer Transparency Act of 2019

May 1, 2019

On Wednesday, May 1, Rep. Jared Patterson – a Senate Bill 2 cosponsor – joined his Texas House colleagues in giving final approval to the session’s major property tax reform legislation. The…

Rep. Jared Patterson Joins Texas House in Passing Pro-Retired Teacher Legislation

Rep. Jared Patterson Joins Texas House in Passing Pro-Retired Teacher Legislation

April 20, 2019

On April 25, Rep. Jared Patterson joined over 140 of his House colleagues in giving the chamber’s final approval to Senate Bill 12, landmark legislation which restores the Teacher Retirement System of…

Rep. Jared Patterson Amends House Bill 1 for Highway 380 Safety Improvements

Rep. Jared Patterson Amends House Bill 1 for Highway 380 Safety Improvements

April 9, 2019

On Wednesday, March 27, Rep. Jared Patterson successfully introduced an amendment to the state’s General Appropriations Act, House Bill 1, dedicating $15 million to safety and mobility improvements on U.S. Highway 380…

Rep. Patterson Joins Texas House in Approving Landmark School Finance Reform

Rep. Patterson Joins Texas House in Approving Landmark School Finance Reform

April 3, 2019

Representative Jared Patterson today joined an overwhelming majority of the Texas House in voting for House Bill 3, also known as The Texas Plan. This comprehensive legislation will fundamentally transform the public…

Rep. Jared Patterson Joint Authors Bill for Property Tax Relief

Rep. Jared Patterson Joint Authors Bill for Property Tax Relief

March 14, 2019

Representative Jared Patterson has joined bill author Representative Tom Oliverson M.D. to file monumental legislation addressing property taxes. HB 2537 would allocate ninety percent of the state revenue surplus toward offsetting the…

Rep. Jared Patterson Authors Monumental School Finance Legislation

Rep. Jared Patterson Authors Monumental School Finance Legislation

March 5, 2019

Representative Jared Patterson today authored House Bill 3, comprehensive legislation to fundamentally transform the public school finance system in Texas. Following the bill’s filing, Rep. Patterson was proud to join dozens of…