“The highest level of prosperity occurs when there is a Free-Market Economy and a minimum of government regulations” (15th Principle of Liberty from the 5000 Year Leap). Economic endeavors must have the right to fail, as well as succeed. Tax relief and regulation roll-backs will lead to job creation thereby incentivizing, rather than punishing success.
Texas is rich in natural resources. We have ranching, farming and the oil industries and many others that constitute a diverse economy. We need to promote, expand, and open foreign markets to export our beef, vegetables, produce and manufactured products as well as our raw materials.