Rep. Reynolds Files Legislation to Create a Fund at TxDOT to Help Disadvantaged Businesses Compete in the Marketplace
HB 880 is a bill that allows the Texas Department of Transportation to establish a fund to provide financing to stimulate the development of businesses that are identified as disadvantaged. This legislation seeks to assist economically disadvantaged business owners and those whom access to financial opportunities has hampered their ability to compete in the free enterprise system. The objective is to help small businesses build capacity and ultimately create more jobs. Full press release.