The Mark McCaig Show for 4/14/13: The Texas Transportation Crisis

This week on the Mark McCaig show, Mark was joined by Terri Hall of Texans United for Reform and Freedom (TURF). Mark and Terri discussed the rampant “crony capitalism” in Texas’ transportation system today, especially through the use of toll roads and so-called “public private partnerships.” Mark and Terri also discussed the huge bond debt that has been incurred by Texans in recent years and current legislative proposals that would make this problem even worse.

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The Mark McCaig Show for 4/7/13: A Conversation with Tom Pauken

This week on the Mark McCaig Show, Mark talked with former Texas GOP State Chairman and Texas Workforce Commission Chairman Tom Pauken. Mark and Tom discussed the challenges facing the state, the need to improve vocational education in public schools, and Tom’s recent announcement that he intends to run for Governor in the 2014 Republican primary.

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