Maybe Texas government can soften the oil price shock.
Sounds almost blasphemous for a state that worships free markets and disdains Big Brother.
But consider what happened in November: Falling oil prices led to job cuts in oil and gas, and Texas added enough government workers to more than offset the decline.
Keep reading at The Dallas Morning News.
Is a policy analyst consultant for TCAP, a coalition of political subdivisions in Texas that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because energy costs are typically a significant budget item to our members, TCAP is consistently looking for ways to save our members money, through cost-saving contracts, energy efficiency or demand response programs.