TCC Members Urge Commissioner Miller to Halt Fee Increases

In response to fee increases proposed by the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA), members of the Texas Conservative Coalition wrote Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller to request “greater scrutiny of the proposed fee increases … in order to fully assess the impact that the increases will have on Texas farmers, ranchers, and the rest of our state’s agricultural economy.” Noting that one in seven Texas jobs are directly related to the state’s agricultural sector, TCC members also underscored their willingness to continue to work to ensure that “fees collected by TDA are retained at the Department and are used for their intended purpose.”

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