Friday, February 22, 2013

The industrial water consumers and urban sprawl interests that led Texas' 2011 push to finance water infrastructure projects gave $8.3 million to state candidates led by Governor Rick Perry. With the current push for the state to finance up to $2 billion in water-project loans, it's time for lawmakers to devise tough safeguards to prevent this water bank from becoming Texas' next big political slush fund.

Read Lobby Watch to drink it all in.