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Sen. Uresti's E-Newsletter - August 2016

For the last two weeks the focus of our country has been on the political party conventions, who met to formally nominate their candidates for President of the United States. While the conventions will undoubtedly leave their mark on history, given the historic nature of the candidates, a court decision released last week could have a lasting effect for years to come as well... [More]

On Monday July 25th, Comptroller Glenn Hegar updated the Legislative Budget Board on Texas’ current financial and economic conditions. While the downturn in the oil and gas industry is having a measurable effect on Texas’ economy, there are still bright spots throughout our economy... [More]

As in years past, Senator Carlos Uresti, the San Antonio Food Bank, and dozens of community organizations are working with a few generous sponsors to help our children prepare for the important school year that lies ahead. Senator Uresti participates in Back to School Fairs in communities across Senate District 19. All-in-all, almost 10,000 backpacks with school supplies will be distributed at these events, in addition to providing working families with important information about local community services... [More]

Before you know it, 726 will be arriving in the greater San Antonio area. Despite the way it sounds, 726 is not a model of airplane, or a trendy new restaurant. 726 will soon be an official area code in Bexar, Medina, Atascosa, Comal, and Guadalupe counties... [More]

The price of crude oil continued a three-month slide in July as U.S. and worldwide inventories remained stubbornly high. But prices remained above $40 a barrel, encouraging operators to put more drilling rigs back to work. The number of rigs working in Texas continued to climb... [More]

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