Proposition 6 http://hppr.org en All green check marks in Texas: 9 amendments pass http://hppr.org/post/all-green-check-marks-texas-9-amendments-pass <p></p><p>All nine constitutional amendments on the Texas ballot Tuesday easily passed, including the heavily publicized Proposition 6, creating a state water fund drawing from the Rainy Day fund. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:01:01 +0000 Adam Vos 23963 at http://hppr.org All green check marks in Texas: 9 amendments pass Politicians, researchers disagree on Proposition 6 as Texans vote Tuesday http://hppr.org/post/politicians-researchers-disagree-proposition-6-texans-vote-tuesday <p></p><p>Tuesday, Texas votes on Proposition 6, a measure that aims to solve the state's water shortage by creating a fund for water development projects. The legislation would draw $2 billion in funds from the state's Rainy Day Fund.</p><p>Politicians including Governor Rick Perry support Proposition 6, calling the measure important in meeting the state's water needs. Some lawmakers are critical of the measure, saying it would give too much power to a three-member board overseeing spending. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 06:01:27 +0000 Adam Vos 23847 at http://hppr.org Politicians, researchers disagree on Proposition 6 as Texans vote Tuesday