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Governor Rick Perry made his pitch to Republican voters this week touting the Texas economic miracle and his ability to create jobs even during the longest recession since the Great Depression.
“He would be leaving behind a fiscal house in worse shape than he found when he first became governor,” state Representative Mike Villarreal, a Democrat from San Antonio, said in an interview. “Our revenue system looks like Swiss cheese and our tax code is littered with tax loopholes that leak billions of dollars from our state coffers.”
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