Recapture reaches new heights – and new school districts

The number of Texas school districts making Robin Hood recapture payments to the state is surging, and so is the total amount that those districts are paying.  Some 241 Texas school districts are expected to make nearly $5 billion in total recapture payments to the state this year. In previous years, recapture payments had not […]

Sample Letter to Legislators

(You can find your local Texas State Representative and Texas State Senator at If you visit your legislators’ home pages, you should find links there to email them.) Dear Senator/Representative: Thank you for your service to our community and the people of Texas. I am writing to ask that you please take action to […]