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Tom Luce


Tom Luce is a lifelong Texan, husband, father, grandfather, attorney, author, and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education.

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What’s next for Texas?

Texas' prosperity and growth were not the result of dumb luck. They were cultivated deliberately over decades. Local and state policy makers and business leaders worked together to plan and make strategic public investments that allowed our economy and our communities to thrive. But there are signs that Texas is entering an era of diminishing returns.