State of the Lone Star State ranks Texas against other states in 150 indicators broken up into 6 chapters. The entire book is downloadable in 8 separate files: a cover, an introduction, 6 chapters and an appendix. To read this report, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can get a free copy here: Download Adobe Acrobat Reader. Otherwise, you can order a copy of the report from TPJ for $12.
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Table of Contents
Cover (pdf version | jpg
Introduction & Methodology (18K)
A. Title Page
I. Environment (193K)
A. Toxic & Hazardous Waste
B. Air Quality
C. Water Quality
D. Energy Use
E. Land Use & Transportation
II. Education (85K)
III. Human Services (150K)
IV. Economy (110K)
A. Jobs & Income
V. Public Safety (133K)
A. Crime & Punishment
C. Traffic Safety
VI. Democracy (70K)
Texas' Rank on All 150 Indicators at a Glance(19K)
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© Texans for Public Justice, 2000
Editors: Paul Robbins & Andrew Wheat
Research Assistants: Matthew Connolly, Kimberly Hill, Bill Medaille & Simon Joseph Torres.
Design & Layout: A. Cinqué Hicks
A special thanks to the many experts and advocates within Texas’ dedicated public interest community who provided insight and suggestions for this project.
This report is available at: www.tpj.org
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