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The Source: Pre-K For Texas

Ryan Poppe | Texas Public Radio

Texas Governor Greg Abbott raised eyebrows when he campaigned for Pre-K funding across Texas. Many speculated it was a way of stealing a popular issue from his Democratic rival Wendy Davis, but now he is still pushing for funding on a bill that doesn't have much pull within the Republican ranks.


We look at Pre-K possibilities today. Will we really see fully funded programs?


  • James Henson, Director of the Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas
  • David Anthony, CEO of Raise Your Hand Texas, an education advocacy organization
Paul Flahive can be reached at Paul@tpr.org and on Twitter at @paulflahive