View this letter as a pdf here. Dear Chair Bonnen, Chair Huffman, and Members: Every Texan’s mission is to strengthen public policy to expand opportunity
Shannon Halbrook, Senior Fiscal Analyst
Shannon Halbrook joins us as a senior fiscal analyst focusing on opportunity, workforce development, and the state budget/revenue among other economic issues. His experience as a data and policy analyst in the Texas state government translates to unique insight into how we can more effectively advocate for a budget that invests in the future of every Texan. Shannon holds a master’s degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at UT Austin. He and his wife Larissa have a ten-year-old daughter, Frances. Before she came along, he spent a lot of time playing in weird noisy pop bands — playing shows, touring, and making records.
Shannon's Recent Work
Each legislative session, one of the big milestones in the Texas House is Budget Day, when the entire body debates and votes on the immense
On Thursday, April 6, the Texas House of Representatives will vote on the budget, a sprawling document that spells out the state’s funding priorities for
- State Budget
- Workforce Development